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Girl’s remains found in rubble from Saskatchewan house fire

Sept. 26, 2013, Pelican Narrows, Sask. – Mounties say the remains of a 10-year-old girl have been found in the rubble of a burned home in northeastern Saskatchewan.

September 26, 2013
By The Canadian Press

Sept. 26, 2013, Pelican Narrows, Sask. – Mounties say the remains of a 10-year-old girl have been found in the rubble of a burned home in northeastern Saskatchewan.

The fire broke out early Tuesday in the remote community of Pelican Narrows.

RCMP say the child's great-grandparents managed to escape and believed she had made it outside as well.

Her remains have been transported to Saskatoon for an autopsy.

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The child's name has not been released.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.