7 p.m. UPDATE: Woman killed after being hit by vehicle. Dead is Candice Canning of Quinte West. Also hit was husband who is in hospital with minor injuries.
A house fire is enough bad news but there was even more tragedy on Bellevue Drive Wednesday.
Wednesday morning, fire destroyed an older wood frame house east of Wallbridge-Loyalist Road.
No one was home at the time and the owners still have not been located.
Meanwhile, after 5 p.m. the daughter of the owners and her partner showed up to inspect the fire scene.
When returning to their vehicle, both were hit by a vehicle on Bellevue Drive.
The daughter suffered life threatening injuries and was rushed to hospital, with paramedics performing CPR on her.
The man was not as seriously injured but was also taken to hospital in another ambulance.
No other details are available.
The OPP, the Quinte West Fire Department and the Ontario Fire Marshall’s Office are investigating for the cause of the fire.