Police identify victim in fatal Westport house fire – Kingston
Leeds OPP have identified one-year-old Samara Holmes as the victim of Tuesday night’s house fire near the village of Westport.
Crews with Rideau Lakes Fire and Rescue responded to a call for a structure fire on Concession Road 9 at approximately 10:30 p.m. Tuesday. Two firefighters were injured when the ceiling of the home collapsed.
Leeds OPP say a body was located inside the home once the fire was extinguished.
A GoFundMe has been set up in an effort to support the family. So far raising just under $23,000, it had an initial goal of $5,000.
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