As a result of injuries sustained in a fire Saturday, Jan. 25 at a home on Deerpath Drive, five persons were taken to the Guelph General Hospital for treatment. One of the persons taken to hospital has succumbed to injuries received, said a joint news release from Guelph Police Services and the Guelph Fire Department.
Pending completion of notification of next of kin, no further details on the deceased will be released, said the release
The cause of the fire remains under investigation by Guelph Fire Department, the Ontario Fire Marshal assisted by the Guelph Police Service. No further information will be made available until the conclusion of the investigation, said the joint news release.