Body found in burned out car in Detroit

Victim was found early Tuesday morning in car on Fleming Street, near Victoria Avenue

DETROIT – A body has been found in a burned out car on Detroit's east side.

Police said firefighters were called to Fleming Street near Victoria Avenue just after midnight on the report of a car fire. The body was discovered in the trunk as firefighters put out the flames.

Police have not yet released details on the victim. An autopsy will aim to determine an identity.

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