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Body found in burning car

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Jackson police responded to a car fire just before 4 a.m. on Wednesday and a body has been found inside.

The accident happened at Forest Hill Road and Lakeshore Road. 

Officer Colendula Green says the body is badly burned and they will have to wait on an autopsy to try and identify the victim.

Authorities say the driver of the vehicle ran off the road, into a ditch and the vehicle caught fire with the driver inside.

JPD has classified the accident as a death pending investigation until additional information develops from the Hinds County Coroner. 

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