Authorities are investigating after a body was found inside a burning vehicle in rural Johnson County.
The grisly discovery was made about 5:30 a.m. Sunday at 183rd Street and Clare Road. Johnson County Fire District #1 firefighters and Johnson County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to the scene after receiving a fire call.
The vehicle was fully involved, but firefighters were able to get the fire put out quickly.
The sheriff's office has not said whether the body was that of a man or woman. An autopsy will be needed to help determine the person's identification.
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