West Hartford

Body Found in Burning Car in West Hartford

NBC Connecticut

West Hartford police are investigating after a person was found dead inside a burning car early Wednesday morning.

An officer saw the car on fire in a parking lot at 46 Kane Street around 4 a.m., according to police.

The officer broke a window to try and look inside, but the fire was too intense, police said.

After firefighters extinguished the flames, emergency crews found a person dead in the driver's seat.

The West Hartford Fire Department and the State Police Fire and Explosion Investigative Unit are also investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to call police.

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