Police identify woman who died in barn fire near Pembroke

A woman's body has been found following a barn fire near Pembroke, Ont., according to Ontario Provincial Police.

OPP called to burning barn near Pembroke, Ont., just before noon on Oct. 30, 2017

OPP say a woman's body was discovered after a barn fire near Pembroke, Ont., Monday. (Samantha Samson/CBC)

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  • On Dec. 18, 2017 police identified the victim as 77-year-old Marion Turcotte.

A woman's body has been found following a barn fire near Pembroke, Ont., according to Ontario Provincial Police. 

OPP were called to the scene on Zanders Road shortly before noon Monday. Laurentian Valley Township firefighters were already on scene battling the fire when OPP arrived. 

The Ontario Fire Marshal has been notified. Police and firefighters remain at the scene as the investigation into the cause of the fire unfolds.