Woman found dead in water tank on rural property

A woman’s body has been found in a water tank in a small town on Victoria’s Phillip Island.

The discovery was made at a property in Rhyll, where police were called just before midnight on Thursday.

A police search and rescue team has been called to the property to retrieve the body from the tank.

A police search and rescue team has been called to a property on Victoria’s Phillip Island to retrieve a woman’s body from a water tank. Source: AAP

The death is not being treated as suspicious at this stage and police will prepare a report for the coroner.

The woman is yet to be formally identified.

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