RCI St. Lucia
posted on May 05, 2015 18:12
Tragedy struck this morning in the Chase Gardens community when three people perished in a house fire that destroyed their home.
According to Deputy fire Chief Lambert Charles, doubled efforts on the part of fire fighters on the scene, failed in attempts to rescue the occupants who were trapped in the burning building.
Mr Charles says while two of the occupants of the dwelling house were able to exit the building, three others including two children perished
While the cause of the fire has not yet been determined, Mr Charles informed that crime scene investigators from the Royal St Lucia Police Force were at the scene investigating the incident.