Nfld. & Labrador

Carbon monoxide killed seniors, RCMP say

Two people who were found in a cabin on Newfoundland's Avalon Peninsula died of carbon monoxide, according to the province's medical examiner.

Two people who were found in a cabin on Newfoundland's Avalon Peninsula died of carbon monoxide, according to the province's medical examiner.

The bodies of a man and a woman were found Monday afternoon on Western Bay Line in Conception Bay North after police were alerted by a local resident.

People in the community say the pair were in their seventies and from Carbonear.

The RCMP do not suspect foul play and said in a statement that no further information will be released including identities of the victims.

 

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