Fire Department Investigating Body Found in Burned Vehicle

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ALBEMARLE COUNTY, VA (NEWSPLEX) -- The Albemarle County Fire Department is investigating a vehicle fire that occurred around 10:30 p.m. Sunday on Prichett Lane.

The fire occurred on the 3800 block of the road, outside a residence.

According to a release, once the fire crews were able to put the fire out, they found a body in the vehicle's driver's seat.

Officials say they do not currently suspect any foul play in this incident.

The body was send to the medical examiner's officer in Richmond and the fire marshal's office is awaiting identification of the remains.

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