Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal house fire which occurred in Narre Warren this morning.
Emergency services were called to Linlithgow Court about 3.30am.
Fire crews extinguished the blaze and a deceased person was located inside the premises.
The exact circumstances surrounding the fire and death are yet to be determined.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.