One person dead after house fire in Willowdale

A home on Norton Avenue in Toronto is seen after a fire broke out on Nov. 17, 2020. (Chopper 24)

One body has been found after a house fire in the Willowdale area.

Fire crews responded to a home on Norton Avenue east of Yonge Street early this morning.

When firefighters knocked down the blaze they found a body inside.

Seven occupants made it out safely.

Emergency officials have not released any information on the age or gender of the victim, but say they're hoping to have an update later today.