A man has died after being found inside a smoke-filled home on the south coast yesterday.
About 2.35pm on Wednesday (5 October 2022), emergency services were called to a unit on Evans Street, in Moruya, after reports it had blackened windows and was filled with smoke.
NSW Fire and Rescue crews entered the home and found no active fire, however; the occupant – a 40–year-old man – was located deceased.
South Coast Police Officers established a crime scene, which was examined by specialist forensic police.
An investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident is underway, which is not being treated as suspicious.
A report will be prepared for the information of the coroner.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
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