A report will be prepared for the Coroner following the death of a man in Sydney’s south west overnight.
About 10.30pm (Saturday 5 January 2019), emergency services were called to a home on Acacia Avenue, Punchbowl.
Emergency services arrived and located the body of a man in the driveway of the home.
Officers from Bankstown Police Area Command established a crime scene and commenced inquiries.
Initial investigations suggest the 38-year-old man was electrocuted by a fallen powerline outside the premises.
The man was declared deceased at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics.
The incident is not being treated as suspicious.