Body Found After Lake Macquarie Fire

The blaze destroyed a shed..

Body Found After Lake Macquarie Fire Carey Harris

A Morisset shed is a crime scene this morning after a man's body was discovered following a fire.

Emergency services were called to Stockton Street at around 2:20am Monday morning after reports a shed at the back of a property had gone up in flames.

Carey Harris

Firefighters quickly extinguished the blaze where they then made the grim discovery.

Police the victim was an occupant of the property.

The cause of the fire remains unclear.