DETROIT, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) – Police say a body was found burned beyond recognition in a vehicle.

It happened on the city’s west side Thursday night in a vehicle that was found in the middle of Varier Park.

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Firefighters were called to extinguish a Pontiac Grand Prix engulfed in flames. Once the fire was out, firefighters found the body inside the vehicle and contacted police.

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This is an ongoing investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Michigan, at 800-SPEAK-UP.

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