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Everett Fire Department

Posted on: April 1, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Everett Fire crews respond to fatal house fire

EVERETT – Everett Fire crews responded to a fatal house fire at 58th and Wetmore at about 6 a.m. Saturday, April 1. The house was fully engulfed when crews arrived; they were able to contain the fire within 30 minutes.

Two adults were found deceased in the home; the individuals were initially identified as a male and female but were later determined to be two adult females. The Medical Examiner’s Office is investigating the cause of death.

On arrival, the fire was spreading to an adjacent home, but crews were able to contain the fire to the main house, with only very minor damage to exterior of the second house.

The cause of the fire is under investigation, but investigators do not believe the fire is suspicious.

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