Man killed in Maintongoon fire
ALEXANDRA Criminal Investigation Unit is investigating the death of a 73-year-old man on Saturday afternoon.
John Stenhouse died in a fire at Maintongoon Road, 8km from Alexandra earlier on Saturday evening.
Police were notified of the fire on a property around 5.20pm.
The body of Mr Stenhouse was located in a burnt out bungalow by police and Country Fire Authority members just before 6pm.
A second person, a woman is her late 50s, who was originally unaccounted for, was later located safe and well.
There were no other injuries reported.
Detective Senior Constable Andrew Dunstan said police were treating the incident as non-suspicious.
CFA units from Alexandra (urban and rural) and Yarck attended the fire.
Police will prepare a report for the Coroner.