Fatal House fire near Springhill

A 65 year old man was killed in a house fire in Cumberland County early yesterday morning.

RCMP have not released the name of the man who died in the house on Wyvern Rd. in Collingwood near Springhill. The house was engulfed in flames when fire fighters arrived. They saved a dog but then found human remains in the debris later.

The Medical examiner is doing an autopsy and the investigation continues.