(3200 block of Sutton Road/Google Maps)

Comox Valley RCMP are investigating after a woman was found dead in a house fire in Cumberland.

On October 23rd, RCMP assisted fire crews in responding to a house fire in the 3200-block of Sutton Road in Cumberland, a village municipality in Comox Valley.

The body of an 85-year-old woman was found by fire crews during an initial search of the residence.

Authorities say the fire was not criminal in nature.

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