Body Found In Burning Truck

GODFREY, IL (KTVI)– The Madison County Police Department is investigating after a body was found in a burning vehicle in Godfrey, Illinois.

This happened around 12:08 p.m. Friday in the 300 block of Lakeside Drive.

Authorities said a neighbor reportedly heard a loud noise and looked outside to see a vehicle on fire in a neighboring driveway.

Police responded to the scene. The fire was exterminated without incident. A search of the interior of the vehicle revealed the remains of a single deceased occupant.

The victim’s name has not been released yet.