Human remains discovered following Saskatoon house fire

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – The Saskatoon Police Service and the Saskatoon Fire Department are continuing to investigate the cause of a house fire early Friday morning.

Officers were called to a fire at a residence in the 500 block of Albert Avenue at approximately 2:30 a.m., August 7, 2020. The remains of a 25-year-old were discovered in the home. Next of kin has been notified and his name will not be released at this time.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Human remains discovered following Saskatoon house fire
(File Photo) Human remains discovered following Saskatoon house fire.

Background Release 2020-0543:

The Saskatoon Police Service and Saskatoon Fire Department are currently at the scene of a house fire in the 500 blk of Albert Ave.

Traffic restrictions are in place and pedestrian and vehicle traffic are being asked to avoid this area.

(Occurrence Number: 20-79107)

Saskatoon Police Service



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