East Hants District RCMP received a call just before midnight last night of a vehicle and home on fire in East Walton.
Upon arrival at the scene, the vehicle was fully involved, while the home was partially on fire. Human remains were located in the vehicle by firefighters. A 57-year-old East Walton man is missing.
East Hants District RCMP is being assisted by the Nova Scotia Medical Examiner’s Office to assist in the identification of the deceased. East Walton Fire Department was dispatched to scene, and the Nova Scotia Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating.
Source: Media Release