Two people were killed in a house fire in Estevan early Tuesday morning.
Estevan Police Service and Estevan Fire and Rescue Services personnel were dispatched to the fire, which occurred at a residence on Hillcrest Drive in the Pleasantdale subdivision. The majority of the house was engulfed in flames when emergency crews arrived.
Firefighters were able to extinguish the fire, but major structural damage had occurred.
Two people - one male and one female - were found deceased inside the residence. The identities of the victims was not immediately released.
The cause of the fire is under investigation. Investigators from the Office of the Fire Commissioner have been on the scene.
Police have asked people to avoid the area during the investigation.