Victim of Miramichi-area house fire identified

The victim of a fatal house fire in the Miramcihi area over the weekend has been identified by a family member as 48 year old Bonnie Grace Burke.

Burke and her pet dog died in the blaze on the Weldfield-Collette Road in Napan early Saturday morning.

The Department of Public Safety says the fire remains under investigation but that arson and foul play have been ruled out.

 

(with files from the Miramichi Leader)