Man's body found in Lachine apartment gutted by fire

It still wasn't clear what caused a deadly apartment fire in Lachine. 

The body of a man was discovered near the front door of the apartment on 3rd Avenue and Provost Saturday night.

The body had yet to be identified with officials saying the burns were too severe.

Damage to the apartment is described as substantial. 

The Montreal police arson squad was asked to investigate since the fire was fatal.