Body found after campervan fire at Emu Plains

A crime scene has been established following the discovery of a body in a campervan destroyed by fire at Emu Plains this morning.

Firefighters were called to Dukes Oval on Lawson Street shortly after midnight (Tuesday 18 August 2020), to find the campervan well-alight.

Once the fire was extinguished the body was found inside.

An investigation is now underway into the cause of the fire by officers attached to Nepean Police Area Command.

A post-mortem examination will be conducted to confirm identity and cause of death.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Penrith Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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