RCMP and first responders attend fatal structure fire

September 17, 2019
DeSable, Prince Edward Island

News release

On Sunday, September 15, 2019 at approximately 11:55 p.m., Queens District RCMP responded to a residential structure fire in DeSable, PE.

Firefighters located a 58-year-old man, deceased inside the residence while attempting to bring the fire under control. The man was the homeowner of the residence and he was transported to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital for an autopsy.

The structure was a complete loss and the cause of the fire is being investigated by the PEI Fire Marshall's Office.

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Contact information

Staff Sgt. Shane Hubley
Queens District RCMP
902-368-9300

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