Police say a 37-year-old man was found dead in his room after a fire in the 12100-block of Mitchell Road in Pitt Meadows last night.
The man who died in a house fire in Pitt Meadows last night has been identified by the B.C. Coroner’s Service as 37-year-old Christian Johan Serdar.
Serdar’s body was found after the fire was extinguished in a ground floor bedroom at the residence.
Two others are being treated for injuries after the fire.
Fire Chief Don Jolley says there is one person who suffered very minor smoke inhalation and one person suffered smoke inhalation and minor burns.
Jolley says there were smoke detectors in the home, but they were not functioning properly.
There were also no sprinklers in the home.
Ridge Meadows RCMP say preliminary indications are the house fire was not suspicious, but they continue to investigate.