Body found after house fire - Oberon
Wednesday, 01 March 2017 04:16:27 PM
A body has been found following a house fire in the state’s Central West today.
Emergency services were called to Eaton Lane, Oberon, about 9.20am (Wednesday 1 March 2017), and found the home well alight.
Fire fighters extinguished the blaze; however, the home was destroyed.
About 3pm, a body was discovered inside the home.
It is believed to be that of a woman aged in her 90s, however, a post mortem examination will be conducted to formally identify the body.
A crime scene has been established and will be examined by specialist forensic officers.
The cause of the blaze remains undetermined.
A report will be prepared for the Coroner.