BPSO: Body found in burned truck in Sugartown

Published: Oct. 21, 2015 at 3:13 PM CDT|Updated: Dec. 20, 2015 at 4:13 PM CST
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A body was found in a burned-out truck at a residence in Sugartown Wednesday morning, authorities said.

BEAUREGARD PARISH, LA (KPLC) - The fire was out when authorities arrived and found the vehicle in the backyard, said Joe Toler, Beauregard Parish Sheriff's Office spokesman.

Detectives and investigators with the State Fire Marshal's Office are at the scene, but it is too early to determine whether there was foul play, Toler said. The body is being sent to the Calcasieu Coroner's Office.

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