2 dead in house fire in Brighton, Ont., were married couple, police say
Fire comes 2 days after an Oshawa fire killed 4 people, including a mom and 2 children
Two people have died in a Wednesday morning house fire in Brighton, Ont., provincial police say.
Firefighters were called to an address on Harbour Street in Brighton, 155 kilometres east of Toronto, at about 7:15 a.m. ET after a jogger spotted heavy black smoke from the home.
The firefighters discovered two bodies inside. Police have yet to identify the two, but have confirmed they were married.
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An official from the Office of the Fire Marshal has been called to investigate, which is standard for any fire that results in death.
On Monday, a man and a woman and her two children were killed in a fire at a home in Oshawa, Ont.