Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015 (Halifax, NS) – Halifax Regional Fire & Emergency crews are currently battling a fully engulfed house fire on the Old Guysborough Road near what’s known locally as Wyses Corner.
When fire crews arrived more than one body was found dead inside the home.
The call came in at 4:35 p.m., and crews were on the road to the fire within three minutes.
Five Halifax Regional Fire & Emergency stations responded, along with firefighters from the Enfield and Stewiacke stations.
The first truck arrived on scene at 4:55 p.m.
There are currently 10 trucks on scene and approximately 30 firefighters.
Fire investigators are at the scene and given the sensitivities surrounding this fire, investigators with the integrated Halifax Regional Police & RCMP Integrated Major Crime unit are also investigating.