Leicestershire police find man's body at scene of fire

An investigation has started into the death of a man whose body was found at the scene of a flat fire in Leicestershire.

Firefighters tackled the blaze at the flat on Mill Street in Barwell at 2200 BST on Monday.

Leicestershire police were called to the scene of the blaze by the fire service.

Mill Street and High Street in Barwell have been closed while the investigation takes place.

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