Benton County Sheriff's are investigating the discovery of a body found in a burning car Sunday night.

Fire District 1 crews responded around 9:50pm to the location where the vehicle was burning, then called Deputies because they found a body inside.The area of the fire was reported by Sheriff's as S. Nicoson Road. The location, circled in the image here, is about two miles west of the interchange between Locust Grove Road and I-82. Nicoson road is just south of Locust Grove Road.

An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday to determine more information. No other details were released. It's believed dental records will be able to help identify the person.

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