Piddlehinton man found dead after fire at garage

The body of a man has been found following a fire at a detached garage in a rural Dorset village.

Police officers were called by Dorset Fire and Rescue Service to the premises in the Piddlehinton area shortly before 0800 BST.

Police said the dead man lived locally and his death was not being treated as suspicious.

The High Street was shut between London Row and Hilling Lane for several hours. The cause of the fire is not yet known.

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