Distributed June 9, 2016 10:30 AM
Nanaimo Structure Fire Fatality
One person succumbed to early morning structure fire
Shortly after 5:00 this morning, Nanaimo Fire Rescue crews responded to a structure fire in a mobile home at Petroglyph Mobile Home Park on Chase River Road. Upon arrival, the mobile home was fully involved in fire. Tragically, one adult did not escape, and succumbed to the fire.
RCMP and fire investigators are on the scene and will work together with the Coroner to conduct the investigation.
Strategic Link: The City of Nanaimo is committed to public safety.
- One person deceased in structure fire.
- The mobile home was fully involved in fire upon arrival of Fire Rescue crews.
- Fire Investigators, RCMP and the BC Coroners Service are investigating.