Fatal fire at youth facility in Kawartha Lakes

Provincial police are investigating a fatal fire at a youth facility in the Kawartha Lakes area.

One person has died and two others are injured.

Police said they were called to the group home for teens in of the Village of Oakwood for a disturbance late Friday afternoon.

They also said that upon arrival they found the building on fire and immediately requested the assistance of fire crews and paramedics from the City of Kawartha Lakes.

No information about the deceased has been released.

Police said a criminal investigation is underway.