ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) -Police are investigating after a body was found inside a burned out car in north St. Louis last night. Firefighters received a call around 8:30 last night of a car on fire on Thrush near Hall Street. When the fire was extinguished, fire crews discovered a body inside the car.
It's not known if the person was dead before the fire was set, or died as a result of the fire.
Police say fire was not due to a motor vehicle accident. The cause of fire, and whether it was foul play, are unknown. The case is under investigation.