Barrie man perishes in fire

A Monday blaze at a residence on Tiffin Street claimed the life of a 68-yer-old Barrie man, John Saunders who succumbed to injuries at the scene of the fire.
The deceased man’s wife and son, 29, were released from hospital. The Ontario Fire Marshall’s Office and Barrie Police Service are still investigating, and will provide updates when more information is available.