News Manitoulin house fire turns fatal SHARE ON: Rocco Frangione, staff Thursday, Feb. 27th, 2014 OPP on Manitoulin have recovered a body from a weekend house fire on the island. An autopsy is being carried out to confirm the victim’s name. Five people were in the home when flames broke out early Saturday night. Four of them made it out safely although one was burned and two others were treated for smoke inhalation. The fire destroyed the home and investigators are still working on the cause.