Police trying to identify body found in burnt vehicle

Published: Dec. 21, 2013 at 4:58 AM EST|Updated: Dec. 21, 2013 at 5:05 AM EST
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CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A body was found in a burnt vehicle in Paint Township on Thursday evening.

It was discovered after the Highland County Sheriff's Office received a report of a loud explosion and vehicle fire in the 7000 block of Browning Rd.

The Paint Creek Fire Department was dispatched to the scene. Upon arrival, personnel located a vehicle fire with a deceased person inside.

The Highland County Prosecutor's office is working with the coroner to determine the identity of the body and the cause of the fire.

FOX19 will update the story as we learn more information.

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