Police investigate fatal house fire at Beeac

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal house fire in Beeac this morning.

Emergency services attended an address in Winston Street following reports that a house was on fire about 3.20am.

Sadly, a man who was pulled from the burning home died at the scene.

A woman who was also in the residence at the time of the fire was able to escape and raised the alarm.

Police and fire authorities are currently on scene and a crime scene has been set up.

Detectives from the Arson Squad have been notified and local detectives are heading to the scene.

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