Fatal RV fire in campground near Balzac
Firefighters survey the damage to an RV following Saturday morning's fatal fire in the Whispering Spruce Campground near Balzac
Published Saturday, May 21, 2016 11:22AM MDT
Last Updated Saturday, May 21, 2016 2:53PM MDT
One man is dead following a Saturday morning fire in a campground situated near the QEII highway.
Emergency crews responded to Whispering Spruce RV Park and Storage, located on Balzac Boulevard, at approximately 6:00 a.m. following reports of a trailer fire.
An unresponsive 60-year-old man was found inside a fire damaged RV. EMS officials confirm the man was pronounced dead at the scene.
A campground staff member says the unnamed victim was known to keep to himself inside his semi-permanent setup in the RV facility.
The cause of the fire is under investigation but RCMP have deemed it to be of a non-suspicious nature.
The identity of the deceased has not been released.