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Horror as a mum and her child are found dead in after a huge house fire in Tallarook, Melbourne

Horror as a mum and her child are found dead after a huge blaze tore through their suburban home

  • The body of a woman and her child were discovered in charred house remains
  • A fire broke out at the home in Tallarook, 88km north of Melbourne, on Sunday 
  • The pair were unaccounted for by police but their bodies have been recovered 

Two people have died in a house fire in central Victoria.

The home at Tallarook, 88km north of Melbourne, was destroyed in a blaze late on Sunday night.

Police initially reported two occupants, believed to be a mother and child, were unaccounted for and discovered their bodies in the charred remains of the home on Monday morning.

They are yet to be formally identified.

The home at Tallarook, 88km north of Melbourne, was destroyed in a blaze late on Sunday night (stock image)

No other occupants were believed to be present at the time of the fire, which has been deemed non-suspicious.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation and police will prepare a report for the coroner.

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