Body found in burning van near Huntsville home; fire marshal, police investigating
An OPP cruiser is seen in this undated image. (Dave Chidley / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
The Canadian Press
Published Sunday, November 20, 2016 11:56AM EST
HUNTSVILLE, Ont. -- Provincial police are investigating after a body was found in a burning van in Huntsville, Ont.
Investigators say they were notified that a vehicle was on fire at a Huntsville home shortly after midnight Sunday.
Once the fire was extinguished, police say they found a body in the van.
The Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of the fire, and the Chief Coroner is determining the person's cause of death.
Police say they won't release the name of the deceased until family has been notified.