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Saturday, February 17, 2018

Body Found in Burning Home

Algonquin Highlands | by Ken Hashizume  

Unidentified body is sent to forensics; no cause, damage amount, or whether it is deemed suspicious.


Huntsville OPP are investigating a body found inside a burning home in Algonquin Highlands.
 
Fire crews from Algonquin Highlands, Dorset, and Lake of Bays were called to the scene of a house fire on Daisy Trail around 12:30 Friday morning.
 
They arrived to find the building already engulfed in flames.
 
Once the fire was put out, investigators with OPP Forensic Identification Services and the Ontario Fire Marshall's Office went over the scene and discovered the body.
 
It has been taken to the Centre for Forensic Sciences to determine the identity.
 
Police did not say whether the fire is being deemed as suspicious.



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