A husband and wife in their 50s died in a house fire in Bonavista this morning, the RCMP has confirmed.
The RCMP and the Bonavista Fire Department were called to the fire on Chard's Hill at 6:55 a.m.
The fire had been reported by a neighbour.
Bonavista Fire Department members found two bodies in the house on the main level.
Fire and Emergency Services investigators and the RCMP are on scene and working to determine the cause of the blaze.
Both victims will be transported to the Health Sciences for autopsy.