- Associated Press - Saturday, October 15, 2016

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The New Orleans Fire Department has found a man’s body inside a burned vehicle.

Authorities say firefighters responded to a call of a vehicle fire in eastern New Orleans just before 11 a.m. Saturday.

When firefighters arrived, they found a vehicle engulfed in flames. After the fire was extinguished, firefighters discovered the body in the front passenger’s seat of the vehicle.

The case has been turned over to the New Orleans Police Department and the incident is currently under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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