Gravenhurst Fire Victim Identified

Posted: 2021-09-02 07:20:01 By: Daniel

The identity of the victim of a Gravenhurst building fire on Tuesday has been confirmed.

In the early morning hours of Tuesday, emergency services responded to a building fire at a multi-unit complex on First Street South in Gravenhurst. A human body was found and members of the Bracebridge OPP have identified the remains as those of 50-year-old Erica Nickason of Gravenhurst. Nickasin died due to smoke inhalation.

The Crime Unit is continuing the investigation, under the direction of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch and with assistance from the Office of the Fire Marshal. Anyone with relevant info is asked to contact Bracebridge OPP or Crime Stoppers.