Woman killed in Owen Sound apartment fire identified
Owen Sound Police and the Ontario Fire Marshal investigate a fatal fire that killed a woman in her 70's early on Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014. (Roger Klein / CTV Barrie)
The victim of an Owen Sound apartment fire has now been identified.
Police say a 78-year-old Julia Ann Leslie was pulled from her smoke-filled eigth floor apartment on Sunday, but efforts to revive her were unsuccessful.
A joint investigation by the Coroner's Office, the Ontario Fire Marshal's Office and Owen Sound Police Service found Leslie died from smoke inhalation.
The investigatino also found the fire was strated by a lit cigarette.