Two men have died in a fire at a home in Gilbert Plains, Man., early this morning.

RCMP and fire crews were called to the residence on Heath Avenue West at around 6:30 a.m. Thursday.

A 46-year-old man who was living in the home was taken to the local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The other occupant of the home, a 48-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.

RCMP did not release the names of the deceased men.

The provincial fire commissioner's office is investigating what may have caused the fire.