The RCMP is investigating a fatal house fire in McGivney, in central New Brunswick.

Police and the local fire department responded to a call On Wednesday morning of a fire at a residence on A Street.

The body of a 58-year-old woman was found at the scene. No one else was in the home at the time of the fire.

The Provincial Fire Marshal's office attended the scene as part of the investigation. An autopsy will be performed.