Fatal house fire in Kerang

Detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal house fire in Kerang this morning.

Emergency services were called to the Lilac Avenue home following reports of the fire about 12.05am.

Sadly, a body was found inside the property once the fire was extinguished.

A crime scene has been established and it expected detectives from the Arson and Explosives Squad and an arson chemist will attend the property this morning.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.

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