(HALDIMAND COUNTY, ON) - The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Haldimand County Detachment investigated a fire that destroyed a residence at a Wilcox Drive, Walpole, Haldimand County, Ontario address.
On Sunday April 29, 2018 at 7:59 p.m., OPP and Haldimand County Fire Services responded to Wilcox Drive for a residential fire.
Haldimand County Fire Services confirmed the occupant, who was alerted by the smoke detector and then noticed smoke, was able to exit the residence safely and there were no injuries.
The fire also caused damage to a neighbouring residence.
The total damage is estimated at $400,000.
Haldimand County Fire Services determined the fire was not suspicious.