Bonavista house fire

Firefighters were at the scene of a house fire in Bonavista on Monday morning, which killed a married couple in their 50s. (Amy Joy/CBC)

Police have identified Monty Chard, 53, and Beverly Chard, 52, as the people who died in a house fire in Bonavista on Monday. 

Firefighters found the bodies of the married couple inside their home. 

The RCMP said the Chards died of smoke inhalation. 

The cause of the fire is being investigated.