Body found in burnt-out caravan

Police have established a crime scene after a body was discovered in a burn out caravan in Melbourne's west.
A body has been discovered in a burnt-out caravan in Melbourne's west. Picture: Google Maps

Police are investigating the circumstances that resulted in a body being discovered in a burnt-out caravan in Melbourne’s west.

Emergency services were called to Honey Hush Caravan Park at Leaks Rd in Laverton North about 6.30pm on Sunday following reports of a fire.

The body, which is yet to be formally identified, was discovered after authorities extinguished the blaze.

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The scene of a caravan fire, where a body was found, at Honey Hush Caravan Park in Laverton North. Picture: NewsWire / Luis Enrique Ascui
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A body was found inside the burnt out caravan. Picture: NewsWire / Luis Enrique Ascui

Police say they have yet to determine the exact cause of the fire; however, it is not being treated as suspicious.

A crime scene has been established at the site, with detective and fire investigators set to attend the scene throughout Monday.

Anyone who witnessed the event is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a report online.

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Police are yet to determine the cause of the fire. Picture: NewsWire / Luis Enrique Ascui