Police say two people are dead after a house fire in South Surrey on Thursday afternoon.
The fire, in a large residence near the 28B Avenue and 174A Street intersection, is being investigated by the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT).
It is being deemed suspicious.
Surrey firefighters responded to a fire just before 2 p.m.
They found heavy smoke from the building and called in a second alarm for additional manpower.
According to a witness at the scene, a woman was found by fire crews at the scene.
Anyone with information can call the to IHIT Helpline at 1-877-551-4448.
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