Police are at the scene of a sudden death in Morayfield where a man’s body has reportedly been found inside a burnt out barrel. A Queensland Police spokeswoman told Fairfax Media police had established a crime scene while they continued their investigations but they were not treating the death as suspicious. “A report will be prepared for the coroner,” she said.

Emergency services were called to the Crestbrook Drive address just after 1pm.

A spokeswoman for Queensland Fire and Emergency Services confirmed one fire crew was called to an incident in Morayfield just after 1pm.