Woman, dog found dead after house fire in central Alberta
Bodies were discovered inside the home by firefighters
A 55-year-old woman and a dog were found dead in a home after a fire last week in the central Alberta town of Daysland, RCMP said Wednesday.
Police were dispatched to the fire at 6:20 a.m. on Thursday, May 18, Killam RCMP said in a news release.
Firefighters at the scene told RCMP they had found the bodies of a woman and a dog inside the home.
The woman, whose name was not released, was the owner and sole occupant of the home.
RCMP said that after a thorough investigation, "it was determined the fire was non-criminal."
Daysland, population 825, is 140 kilometres southeast of Edmonton.