(KENORA, ON) – The Kenora Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is currently on the scene of a fire in Lakeside area of Kenora.
OPP and Kenora Fire Department were called just after 11:30 a.m on February 6, 2017 to a residence on First Avenue South.
When police and fire arrived, the building was completely engulfed in flames. Fire fighters located a single body within the home.
The identification of the deceased has been withheld pending next of kin notification.
The scene is being held until the arrival of the Ontario Fire Marshall.
The investigation is continuing with the assistance of the Northwest Region Crime Unit and the Kenora Forensic Identification Unit.