Man suffers serious burns following a residential building fire in Halton Hills
Published March 12, 2023 at 12:16 pm
Halton Regional Police are investigating a fire that happened late last night, at a residential building in the Town of Halton Hills, which sent one man to the hospital with serious burns.
On Saturday (Mar. 11) at approximately 11:30 p.m., police responded to a blaze on Eighth Line in Halton Hills.
Police say prior to the arrival of emergency services occupants of a basement apartment were evacuated, however, a male resident was transported to a nearby hospital and is being treated for severe burns which are non-life threatening.
Halton Hills Fire Department were on scene and have extinguished the flames, say police.
The total damage to the residence is undetermined at this time as police say the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information, or video of the area around the time of the fire is asked to contact investigators at 905-825-4777 ext. 2416.