Man found dead in Georgetown house fire

Halton Regional Police and the Ontario Fire Marshall's Office are investigating after a body was found by crews battling a house fire in Georgetown.

Emergency services were called Sunday night after smoke was seen billowing from the semi-detached home.

Firefighters extinguished the fire and while searching the house, found the body of a man in the basement.

The name of the deceased hasn't been released, and cause of death has yet to be determined.