Man Dies from Injuries in Simcoe Street Fire

Man Dies from Injuries in Simcoe Street Fire

Winnipeg Police CrestWINNIPEG — A man has died from injuries sustained in a fire in the 500 block of Simcoe Street Tuesday morning.

Firefighters were called to the scene at around 5:30 a.m. Flames soon spread to a neighbouring house.

Several people suffered smoke inhalation and other injuries in the blaze.

A woman remains in hospital in stable condition.

Police and the Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service continue to investigate the cause of the fire.

— Staff


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