Victim Identified from Structure Fire

The victim of a fire on Kamaniskeg Lake Road has been identified as Sergio BERNARDI, 86 years of age from Hastings Highlands.

The fire erupted in a residence shortly after 4am on Saturday and North Hastings Fire and Emergency Services along with Bancroft OPP were dispatched to the scene of the structure fire

Further investigation will be conducted to determine the cause of the fire.

Foul play is not suspected.

The Bancroft Crime Unit of the OPP, OPP Forensic Identification Services Unit (FISU), the Coroner's office and the Office of the Ontario Fire Marshal are all assisting with the investigation.