Bodies of two men found in Toronto house fire considered suspicious

A Toronto fire tuck is shown April 21, 2011.
Toronto fire, police and hazmat crews were called to the possible ammonia leak near Steeles Avenue and Highway 400 on Thursday night. Aaron Vincent Elkaim / File / The Canadian Press

TORONTO – The bodies of two men have been recovered from a house fire in east-end Toronto.

The fire on Wednesday afternoon near Markham and Ellesmere was already out by the time firefighters arrived on the scene.

Officials say the two men, believed to be aged 56 and 87, were related.

Fire officials aren’t sure when or how the fire started.

Police say the deaths are considered suspicious.

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