Fatal house fire, Dalby

Police are currently guarding the scene of a house fire that took the life of a man in Dalby late last night.

Initial investigations indicate that around 10.15pm emergency services were called to a residence on Edward Street that was engulfed in flames.

Queensland Fire and Rescue Services (QFRS) were able to distinguish the fire, however a man was located deceased inside the house a short while later.

Police and QFRS investigators will continue to investigate the cause of the fire.

There is no further information available at this stage.

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