Surrey RCMP said a fatal fire that occurred in the early hours of Wednesday morning at a residence in Guildford is “non-suspicious.”
On May 11 at approximately 12:50 a.m., Surrey RCMP, along with Surrey Fire Service and the BC Ambulance Service, responded to a report of a fire in the 9000-block of 148 St.
Upon arrival, officers located a 55-year-old male suffering from burns who was deceased at scene. Also located was a middle-age female suffering from smoke inhalation. She was transported to hospital in serious condition.
Surrey RCMP officers will be assisting the B.C. Coroner’s Service with its investigation.
Anyone with further information who has not already spoken to police is asked to contact Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or, if they wish to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or www.solvecrime.ca