January 3, 2019 1:07 pm

Unidentified human remains found in aftermath of Powerview fire

A structure fire to an office building in Powerview-Pine Falls led to the discovery of human remains.

Global News

Unidentified human remains were found at the site of an early Wednesday fire in the community of Powerview-Pine Falls.

Powerview RCMP said Thursday that the fire occurred at an old office building near Pine Street, and the remains were found after the blaze was extinguished.

READ MORE: Winnipeg firefighters kept busy with overnight blazes on Greene, Redwood and Burrows

No other injuries were reported.

RCMP and the Office of the Fire Commissioner continue to investigate.

WATCH: Manitoba hunter describes discovery of human remains


© 2019 Global News, a division of Corus Entertainment Inc.

Report an error


Want to discuss? Please read our Commenting Policy first.