By WCCO-TV Staff

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) —  Authorities say a dead body was found in a burned vehicle in southern Minnesota Wednesday morning.

The Houston County Sheriff’s Office says deputies received a report of a burned vehicle with possible human remains inside at Beaver Creek Valley State Park in Caledonia, Minnesota, around 7:23 a.m.

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Deputies on the scene confirmed there was a dead body inside the vehicle, according to the release. The vehicle was completely destroyed.

The sheriff’s office says they have not been able to identify the remains.

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Authorities are investigating the incident.

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