A man has died and another is fighting for life after a house fire in Geelong.
Detectives from the arson squad are on their way to the home on Watsonia Grove in Norlane after the blaze broke out just before 6am.
The fire was extinguished, and police then found the body of a man in a front room.
A second man has been taken to the University Hospital Geelong in a critical condition with smoke inhalation and burns.
Police will remain at the scene throughout the morning as they try to determine the cause of the fire.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 00 or file a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au