An octogenarian was killed in a Fire in the Bas-Saint-Laurent

News 9 December, 2017
  • QMI agency

    Saturday, December 9, 2017 12:12

    Saturday, December 9, 2017 12:12

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    SAINTE-LUCE | The fire of a residence to cost the life of an octogenarian, on Friday evening, at Sainte-Luce, Bas-Saint-Laurent.

    According to the information of the authorities, the fire would have broken out between 21: 30 and 22: 30 p.m. in a residence located on route 132 west. A woman has managed to get out of the house by itself. However, it has not been the case for Romeo Beaudin, 84 years of age.

    The firefighters tried cpr, but her death was finally found at the hospital.

    The surete du Quebec has opened an investigation as authorities still do not know the origin of the fire. Technicians at the scene of a fire have been dispatched to the scene to shed light on this event. There does not appear to have a criminal element in this folder.

    A judicial autopsy will be performed on the body of the victim, at the beginning of the week.