Henrico officer discovers body inside burning vehicle

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) – One person is dead following a mysterious overnight accident.

Police say around 12:20 Friday morning a patrol officer discovered a vehicle off the road and on fire near Parham Rd. and I-95.

Once firefighters had extinguished the blaze, police say they found a corpse inside the vehicle.

Police say the remains have been taken to the Medical Examiner's office for identification.

The crash is still under investigation.

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