Body found in burned car in Rice County 16 Jul 12

CANNON CITY TOWNSHIP, Minn. (AP) – Rice County sheriff’s investigators are working to identify a body found in a burned car.

Authorities say the body was discovered Sunday in the vehicle in rural Cannon City Township.

WCCO-TV reports the Minnesota Regional Medical Examiner’s Office is conducting an autopsy.

Information from: WCCO-TV, http://www.wcco.com

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