Nfld. & Labrador

Few details released on cabin fire victims

RCMP in Deer Lake said it will not be identifying the three deceased persons in a cabin fire near Wiltondale on August 6.
Police tape blocks off access to the cabin, near Wiltondale, that caught fire on Tuesday and could contain human remains. (Jeremy Eaton/CBC)

RCMP in Deer Lake won't be identifying the three deceased persons in a cabin fire off Route 430 near Wiltondale on August 6.

The victims are a male from Gillams, 56, and a woman, 50, and her young son, both from Trout River.

Police said they are awaiting autopsy results from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in St. John's.

The investigation is ongoing.

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