VALEMOUNT, BC: The Valemount RCMP, along with Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire on Tuesday December 6th at 10:05 PM at the Hartman Trailer Park in Valemount.
When police arrived at the scene, Fire Rescue was battling the blaze which had fully engulfed the home. There were three people home at the time of the fire and sadly one child did not survive. The other two family members suffered 2nd degree burns and have been transported to the burn unit in Vancouver for treatment of their injuries.
The Fire Department, Valemount RCMP and BC Coroners Service continue to investigate this tragic event, however The Fire Chief does not believe there is anything suspicious with this fire.
BC Coroners Office will have conduct of the investigation. No names of the people involved will be released at this time.
- COVID-19 case Update for April 8… April 8, 2020
- New measures support returning British Columbians, boost response to COVID-19… April 8, 2020
- COVID-19 case Update for April 7… April 7, 2020