A crime scene has been established following the discovery of a body in a campervan destroyed by fire at Emu Plains this morning.
Firefighters were called to Dukes Oval on Lawson Street shortly after midnight to find the campervan well-alight.
Once the fire was extinguished the body was found inside.
An investigation is now underway into the cause of the fire by officers attached to Nepean Police Area Command.
A post-mortem examination will be conducted to confirm identity and cause of death.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Penrith Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.