On Thursday December 3, 2020, shortly after 8:00 am, members from the Northumberland Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were notified of a residential fire on North Street in the town of Colborne.
Cramahe Township fire department were on the scene when police arrived at the confirmed structure fire. A female occupant was removed from the blaze by firefighters and was transported by Northumberland paramedics to a nearby hospital to be treated for injuries sustained from the fire.
The Northumberland OPP Major Crime Unit are currently investigating the incident in conjunction with the Office of the Fire Marshal.
The OPP remain at the location while the investigation continues.