Seven-year-old boy dies in fire near Collingwood

A 7-year-old boy has been killed in a house fire southeast of Collingwood.

Firefighters were called just before 9 p.m. Thursday to a house on Hwy 26, near County Rd 10 in Clearview Township.

Police say that four people were able to make it out of the house safely, but a 7-year-old boy was trapped inside.

The office of the fire marshal is investigating the blaze.