Victim in Stone Mills Township fire identified: OPP

A photo of a home severely damaged by fire on Bethel Road in Stone Mills following a fire on Saturday. (OPP)

A man has been identified as the victim of a fatal weekend fire in Stone Mills Township. 

Lennox and Addington OPP said Monday 62-year-old Howard Arnold Amey was killed in the blaze that broke out on Bethel Road in Stone Mills Township around 2 p.m. Saturday. 

The cause of the fire remains under investigation and no damage estimate is available at this time. 

Police said in a statement on Monday that the family of Amey is requesting "privacy as they struggle through this time of grief."