- Associated Press - Wednesday, September 30, 2015

PROCTOR, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia State Police are investigating the discovery of a body on fire in the Northern Panhandle.

Media outlets report the badly burned body of a male was found Tuesday in Wetzel County near the Marshall County line.

Marshall County Sheriff Kevin Cecil says a coal miner saw that the victim was on fire, then went to a nearby volunteer fire department for help.

The man’s identity wasn’t immediately determined.


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