One dead after tragic house fire in Hudson's Hope

8/11/2017

A baby has died after a devastating house fire in Hudson’s Hope on Wednesday.

Emergency were called to a home on Lahagarte Road just before 3 on Wednesday afternoon.

When police arrived on scene they say the home had collapsed and people were attempting to contain the fire to stop it from spreading to the nearby forest.

A 2 month old baby was removed from the home but succumbed to her injuries, and the father of the child sustained severe burns in attempt to save her.

Emergency officials are still trying to determine the cause of the blaze but they do not suspect any suspicious activity.

A link to a GoFundMe page to support the family can be found by clicking here