Haliburton Highlands OPP say a person was found dead following a structure fire in Minden Hills Nov. 4.

In a news release issued Nov. 10, police said emergency services responded to the fatal structure fire just before midnight last Friday.

“On Nov. 4, 2022, at 11:59 p.m., members of the Haliburton Highlands detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police, Minden Hills fire department, Haliburton fire department, and Haliburton EMS, responded to a structure fire in the Township of Minden Hills. A person was located deceased in the structure,” the release stated.

It added, “At this time, the fire is believed to be non-suspicious.”  

The Haliburton Highlands OPP in conjunction with OPP Forensic Identification Services, the Office of the Fire Marshall and the Office of the Chief Coroner for Ontario are continuing to investigate the incident.