Release Date: January 12th, 2020 - 10:42pm
Originator: Staff Sergeant, Staff Sergeant Eric Schwab, 2 District Operations, (905) 825-4747 ext. 2205
Contact: Staff Sergeant, Eric Schwab, Ontario Fire Marshals Office, (647) 329-1100
An active fire has been extinguished at a single family residence on Princess Anne Cr. in Oakville. An adult male was removed from the home after emergency services personnel arrived at the scene, and has been pronounced deceased. The adult female who was removed from the home is currently in hospital with serious injuries. The cause of the fire has yet to be determined.
The Ontario Fire Marshal's office has assumed carriage of the investigation, and their office will be providing updates and information as the investigation progresses. As such, any future media inquiries should be directed to the O.F.M.
The Halton Regional Police Service would like to remind all area residents, as well as those who need to travel in the vicinity of Princess Anne Cr., to be cognizant of the emergency services personnel at the scene, and to plan alternative routes in advance if need be. Your patience and cooperation in this matter continues to be greatly appreciated.