Body found in Townships fire
The fatality occurred in a home on the main strip of the town of Dunham in the Eastern Townships. (Bing Maps)
The Canadian Press
Published Tuesday, September 16, 2014 8:24AM EDT
Firefighters have found a body amid the embers of a fire in Dunham.
The grisly discovery was made after firefighters took on a blaze in an isolated section of Rue Principale at around midnight Tuesday.
It is unknown whether the body is that of a man or woman. The cause of the blaze also remains unknown.
Dunham is a town of about 3,500 that sits about 90 km southeast of Montreal.