Cranston police identify brothers killed in house fire

A home on Whitewood Drive in Cranston is seen on fire, Friday, Feb. 24, 2023. (Contributed)

CRANSTON, R.I. (WLNE) — Police on Thursday identified the brothers killed in a fire last month in Cranston.

The fire happened on Feb. 24 on Whitewood Drive.

Col. Michael Winquist said that when firefighters went inside the home, they found 80-yeard-old Bruce Jeremiah and 86-year-old Andrew Jeremiah.

Winquist said that at this time, the fire appears accidental and the deaths resulted from the fire. No foul play was suspected.

No further information was immediately released.

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