Winnipeg Police are investigating following an early morning fire at a hotel near the west perimeter.

At around 2:50 a.m. on Sunday, fire crews responded to a report of a fire in a hotel in the 3700 block of Portage Avenue.

Crews were able to attack the fire from inside, and it was under control at 3:32 a.m.

Two people were treated at the scene, and an adult woman was transported to hospital in critical condition. She has since been upgraded to stable.

The cause of the fire is under investigation and is continuing by members of the Major Crimes Unit.

Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).