Man dies in caravan fire in Shinfield

Shinfield Road caravan fire
Image caption The road was closed while police and the fire service started an investigation into the death

A man's body has been discovered after a fire broke out in a caravan near Reading.

Fire crews were called to the caravan in Linden Road, Shinfield, just before 06:00 BST.

Police said the man, who is yet to be formally identified, was confirmed dead at the scene.

Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service said an investigation into the cause of the fire and the circumstances surrounding the death is under way.

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