House Fire in St. Albert’s Grandin Area Claims Life

RCMP-1205St. Albert, AB – St. Albert Fire Services responded to an early morning fire on Thursday, September 15 in the Grandin area of St. Albert. A man, inside the home at the time of the fire, was transported to Sturgeon Community Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.


fatal-fireSt. Albert Fire Services was called to the scene at 6:45 a.m., and found the back of the single storey home fully engulfed in flames. St. Albert RCMP were also called to scene to assist in scene security.

Next of Kin notifications are being completed. The identification of the deceased person and the cause of death will be determined by the Medical Examiner’s office. RCMP are not considering this death suspicious at this time.

An investigation is underway as to the cause of the fire.

The home appears to be a total loss.

File: 2016-1226206

St. Albert RCMP