MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office says an investigation is underway after human remains were found in a burned vehicle.
According to the sheriff’s office, a structure fire was reported at 6:14 p.m. on Dec. 31 on the 45000 block of Highway 56 Boulevard in Holden Township.READ MORE: Community Members Remark On What's Changed (And What Hasn't) Since George Floyd's Murder
When fire crews arrived, they found human remains inside a burned vehicle parked outside a residence. The homeowner and residents have been accounted for.READ MORE: 'Our Entire Neighborhood Is A Disaster': St. Louis Park Residents Scramble After Water Main Break Floods 50 Homes
The medical examiner is determining the deceased’s identity. The cause of the fire has not been determined. The investigation is ongoing.MORE NEWS: 'It’s Maddening': 23 Years After Helping Navigate Columbine, Bloomington’s Kaufman Set To Help Uvalde