Home fire claims life of man and woman in Wetaskiwin

Wetaskiwin RCMP say the home was fully engulfed when crews arrived

Wetaskiwin RCMP are investigating a home fire that claimed the life of a man and woman.

Police say at about 1:30 a.m. Sunday RCMP and the Wetaskiwin City Fire Department were called to the home on 45 Avenue near 54 Street.

“Unfortunately, an 88-year-old female resident, and a 62-year-old male resident were pronounced dead on scene,” states a press release.

There was no one else in the home at the time. No further details have been released related to the home fire.

Just Posted

Archived stories and photos from past years hosted on this website

Red Deer Express closed its doors March 27 - current local news, sports, entertainment and community stories still available through the Red Deer Advocate daily newspaper

B.C. prepared if Alberta shuts off fuel supplies, David Eby says

If B.C. continues pipeline battle, ‘we’ll finish it,’ Alberta’s Jason Kenney vows

Most Read