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Two children dead, one injured in Saskatchewan house fire

Jan. 20, 2014, Pelican Narrows, Sask. - Two children are dead and another is hurt after a house fire in the northeastern Saskatchewan community of Pelican Narrows.

January 20, 2014 
By The Canadian Press

RCMP say the homeowner and three other people escaped from the burning building Saturday morning, but a 10-year-old boy and a
nine-year-old boy were unaccounted for.

Police say the bodies of two unidentified children were found Sunday and autopsies have been ordered.

The homeowner's daughter, a girl who police say is about 10 years old, was hurt.

She has been taken to Winnipeg for treatment, but the extent of her injuries is not known.


The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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