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Coroner identifies man found dead in Maple Ridge fire

A man was found dead on the second floor of a townhouse on 207A Street in Maple Ridge after a fire on June 19. - Shane MacKichan/Contributed
A man was found dead on the second floor of a townhouse on 207A Street in Maple Ridge after a fire on June 19.
— image credit: Shane MacKichan/Contributed

The B.C. Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a man found dead after fire ripped through a townhouse fire in Maple Ridge last week.

He is Craig Peter Philip Davey, 37, of Maple Ridge.

Neighbours called 911 shortly after 11 p.m. June 19 after noticing flames shooting out of Davey's townhouse on 207A Street in Maple Ridge.

Fire had engulfed the home by the time firefighters arrived on scene. The Maple Ridge Fire Department extinguished the flames and found Dave deceased on the second floor.

The B.C. Coroners Service, RCMP and fire investigators continue to investigate Davey's death and notified his family.

 

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