Body found in burning van near home; fire marshal, OPP investigating
File photo of an Ontario Provincial Police officer. (Lars Hagberg/The Canadian Press)
The Canadian Press
Published Sunday, November 20, 2016 12:14PM EST
HUNTSVILLE, Ont. - Provincial police are investigating after a body was found in a burning van in Huntsville, Ont.
Investigators say they were notified that a vehicle was on fire at a Huntsville home shortly after midnight Sunday.
Once the fire was extinguished, police say they found a body in the van.
The Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of the fire, and the Chief Coroner is determining the person's cause of death.
Police say they won't release the name of the deceased until family has been notified.