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County Fire Department discovers fatality at house fire

by Adrienne Tait Crews arrived to find the house fully involved Unfortunately, one male perished in the fire,”
and not one but two vehicles on fire. said Bahri.
One man lost his life during a fatal fire on the Director of Protective Services Albert Bahri The cause of the fire is currently under
morning of May 31. The Yellowhead County said firefighters had been alerted that there was investigation. Samples, photos, and evidence
Fire Department responded to reports of a possibly someone still inside the home. “We collected from the debris will be analyzed and
house and vehicle fire on Range Road 165 and knocked it [the fire] down fairly fast and had it sent for testing. The process can take some
Twp Road 544. The call came in at supressed. We tried to find where he was. time.
approximately 6:00 a.m.

Deputy Fire Chief Tyler Robinson hands over the 50/50 proceeds from
The new portable speed trailer provides Yellowhead County's this weekend’s Firefit event. $314 will go to the Edson and District Boys
Protective Services Department with an extra tool to monitor traffic and and Girls Club, including the winner’s portion, which was also donated
encourages safe driving behaviours on county roads. back to the club.

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