Fatal house fire at Marungi

Police are currently at the scene of a house fire that claimed the life of a man at Marungi near Shepparton this morning, Victoria Police say.

Emergency services were called to a house on fire on Katamatite-Shepparton Road about 6am.

Two men were home at the time.

A man, who is yet to be formally identified, died at the scene.

The second man, aged in his 60s, received minor injuries.

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the fire and Arson and Explosive detectives are enroute to the scene.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

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