One person dead after Norwood house fire

By | April 22, 2019

One person died in a house fire in the Norwood neighbourhood Monday.

Firefighters were called to a fire on Horace Street near Tache Avenue shortly before 11:30 a.m.

One person managed to escape the two-storey, single family home, but firefighters had reports that someone else was trapped inside.

Crews used a ladder to get inside and found one person dead.

Firefighters got the fire under control by about 11:45 a.m. The cause is under investigation, but it is not considered suspicious.

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