Fort Vermilion RCMP respond to fatal residential structure fire in Fort Vermilion

Fort Vermilion, Alberta – On January 1, 2021 at approximately 2:00 a.m., Fort Vermilion RCMP received a call for service regarding a residential structure fire in the community.

The Fort Vermilion RCMP attended to the residence with the Fort Vermilion Fire Department. Upon arrival the Fort Vermilion Fire Department continued to manage the fire until is was completely extinguished.

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(File Photo) Fatal House Fire

Following the fire being extinguished, a search of the residence was conducted for any occupants inside. As a result, one occupant, a 54-year-old male was located inside deceased.

The Fort Vermilion RCMP and the Fire Investigator completed their investigation and concluded the fire to be Non-suspicious.

Fort Vermilion RCMP

File # 2021-1078

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