Olds RCMP investigate fatal rural fire, deceased woman discovered in garage

Olds, Alberta – On March 4, at 7:40 am, emergency crews from Olds and Bowden responded to a structure fire at a rural property north of the town of Olds.


When the fire was extinguished, the body of a 53-year-old female was found inside the burned garage. No one else was in the garage at the time. The fire and the death are not considered suspicious. Olds RCMP and fire investigators are continuing to work to determine the cause of the fire.

The name of the deceased will not be released.