West Edmonton fire kills mobile home resident

A man has died following a fire at Westview Village in west Edmonton.
A man died in a mobile home fire in west Edmonton Sunday afternoon. (CBC)

A man has died following a fire at Westview Village in west Edmonton.

Smoke was reported coming from the home around 5 p.m. Sunday, but when firefighters arrived they found a fire had put itself out from lack of oxygen.

When they entered the mobile home, they found a man still alive inside, but who later died in hospital.

A dog also died in the fire, which is still under investigation.