Body of man, 26, discovered in bedroom of burned home

The body of a man was discovered in the bedroom of a home after firefighters were called to a house fire north of Edmonton.

FORT SASKATCHEWAN — The body of a man was discovered in the bedroom of a home after firefighters were called to a house fire north of Edmonton.

RCMP in Fort Saskatchewan say emergency crews responded to the fire at around 4 a.m. The home had been severely damaged and when emergency workers searched inside, they found the body of a 26-year-old man.

Police say the man’s name is being withheld. The cause of the fire is being investigated.

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