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Person dies in house fire in eastern St. John’s

Person dies in house fire in eastern St. John’s
Person dies in house fire in eastern St. John’s

One person has died following a house fire in St. John’s early Tuesday morning. The fire raged in an attached home on Watson Street. (02-27-2024)

One person was killed in a house fire on Watson Street in St. John’s early Tuesday morning. (Paul Pickett/CBC)

One person was killed in a house fire on Watson Street in St. John’s Tuesday morning, the St. John’s Regional Fire Department reported.

According to the fire department, there was significant fire and smoke damage to the adjacent home. The adjacent homes also suffered some smoke damage, but firewalls prevented the flames from spreading.

According to the fire brigade, the deceased was alone in the house.

Earlier this month, a woman died in a house fire in the same neighborhood.

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