April 2, 2019 1:13 pm
Updated: April 2, 2019 1:20 pm

Body found in northern Alberta house fire

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An investigation is underway after a body was found inside a home in northern Alberta during a fire.

Fairview RCMP said firefigthers were called to a residential fire in Bluesky, Alta. at about 7 p.m. on Saturday.

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While fighting the blaze, firefighters found a man’s body inside the home, police said on Tuesday.

RCMP said the victim has not yet been identified.

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The Office of the Fire Commissioner is assisting in the investigation to determine the cause of the fire.

Bluesky is a hamlet about 165 kilometres north of Grande Prairie.

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