Youth found dead after fire in Miramichi
A young person was pronounced dead at the scene of an early morning house fire in Miramichi.
Miramichi police said firefighters and officers were dispatched to a house in the southeast of the city around 1am on Thursday.
“Once the fire was under control, emergency services entered the house and found a boy who was pronounced dead at the scene,” the police said in a press release.
Police said they are letting the family know so they have not provided the youth’s age or gender or where they were found. The release also didn’t say exactly what injuries the youths sustained or what caused their deaths.
The Fire Department, the Miramichi Fire Department and the Miramichi Police Department are investigating the cause of the fire.