A body was discovered inside a burning vehicle in downtown Los Angeles on Sunday after firefighters extinguished the flames, the Los Angeles Fire Department said.
The age and gender of the deceased are unknown at this time, the LAFD said.
The auto-fire was in a mini-van on South Flower Street, LAFD said.
The LAFD Fire Department is responding at the scene of an investigation with the Los Angeles Police Department, and a Los Angeles County forensic pathologist will identify the body and determine a cause of death.
LAFD had no other details immediately available.
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