MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Steele County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a body was found inside a burning vehicle over the weekend.

Authorities say they were dispatched to the scene around 9 p.m. Sunday on the 5000 block of County Road 45 South. Upon arrival, crews found a passenger car fully engulfed in flames.

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After the Owatonna Fire Department extinguished the fire, a single occupant was found dead inside the vehicle.

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Authorities said there were no other individuals involved or injured in the fire.

Witness accounts and additional evidence led officials to believe this was not a homicide.

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The identity of the person will not be released until the family is notified.