Investigators are looking into a house fire in the Rural Municipality of Cartier that claimed the lives of two men Saturday afternoon.

The two men were pulled out of the house by emergency crews just before 1:30 p.m. They were pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said one of the men lived at the house the other was a relative.

No other details have been released about what happened.

The RM of Cartier is located about 45 kilometres west of Winnipeg.