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Identity Of Victim In Fatal Fire Released

Posted: 2019-01-28 14:12:14 By: hbr

Police have released the name of the victim in connection with a structure fire in Whitestone that occurred on January 22nd.

The Whitestone and the Magnetawan Fire Departments responded to reports of a house fire at 5am to find the residence fully engulfed in flames.

Police say that during the process of fighting the fire, a single body was recovered and was sent to the Ontario Coroner's Office and the Ontario Forensic Pathology Service. He has been identified as 53 year old Michael Landry from Whitestone. 

Police and The Ontario Fire Marshal are still investigating.