August 11, 2020

Gruesome discovery found as fire crews extinguish car fire in Mississippi city

Police investigators are looking for clues and waiting for forensic experts to help identify the victim after a body was found inside a burning car Sunday afternoon.

Jackson, Mississippi, police report fire crews were dispatched to the 4900 block of South Drive to extinguish a care fire in a wooded area.

After crews put the fire out, the gruesome discovery was a made.

Both the body and the charred remnants of the car have been sent to the state crime lab for further investigation and possible identification.