A young child has died in a fire in Ringwood, a suburb of Melbourne, and police are investigating the circumstances.
Emergency services were called to an address on Belle Vue Avenue around 6 p.m. Saturday following reports of a fire.
Firefighters were putting out a fire in a shed at the back of the property, and the body of a young child was found inside.
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The child is believed to be a resident of the property.
Victoria Police say the circumstances surrounding the fatal fire have yet to be determined and the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.
https://7news.com.au/news/vic/young-child-dies-in-shed-fire-at-melbourne-home-c-8344762 Child dies in Ringwood house fire in Melbourne