RCMP have released the name of one of two people found dead after a vehicle fire in western P.E.I. Friday.

An autopsy performed over the weekend confirmed that Patricia Hennessey, 38, of Stratford was one of the individuals found.  Official identification of the second deceased is expected later this week.

The incident remains under investigation by the RCMP major crime unit, the provincial fire marshal's office and the provincial coroner's office.

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Patricia Hennessey died in a vehicle fire in western P.E.I. on Friday. (Hennessey Cutcliffe Funeral Home)