A man who died from injuries sustained at the Holiday Towers apartments on Saturday suffered upper body injuries, Winnipeg police said.

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One witness told CBC News they saw paramedics working on a man in the lobby of Holiday Towers Saturday. (Nelly Gonzalez/CBC)

Police were called to a suite on the 14th floor of the apartment building Saturday morning at 160 Hargrave St. to investigate a fire.

The man was found at the scene and taken to hospital, where he later died of his injuries. Police are investigating the death as a homicide.

The fire caused an estimated $10,000 in damages, police said.