Winnipeg Beach fire victims died of smoke inhalation
Two 21-year-old women died of smoke inhalation in a weekend house fire in Winnipeg Beach, Man., RCMP said in a release Wednesday.
Lisa Mosher and Ally Bernardin were killed in the blaze that destroyed Mosher's family home on Prospect Street on Sunday morning.
Mosher's 18-year-old brother, Ken Mosher, escaped the burning home with first- and second-degree burns.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation, according to police.
Family members have said the home was a cottage that had been converted into a year-round residence.
A trust account has been created for Bernardin's two-year-old son. Donations can be made at any CIBC location in trust of Carson Kolisnyk.