07/20/2013 09:03 EDT | Updated 09/19/2013 05:12 EDT

Lachine man dead after home catches fire

A 50-year-old man is dead after a Lachine home caught fire.

The blaze started around 4:30 a.m. Saturday morning.

Const. Simon Delorme of the Montreal police said the fire appears to be accidental.

Police are working to identify the body, but Delorme said that so far, the evidence indicates it was the resident who died in the fire.