LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Authorities are responding to reports of a body found near the Sand Fire in Santa Clarita.
The body of a man was found on the 26000 block of Iron Canyon Road in Santa Clarita at around 7:20 p.m. on Saturday night.READ MORE: MLB Honors Shohei Ohtani With Commissioner’s Historic Achievement Award
The body was found in an area that had been evacuated, and where at least one home was burned.
It is unclear whether the remains were found inside a structure, outside, or inside a car.READ MORE: Only On 2: Elvira, Mistress Of The Dark On Her New Book
The Sand Fire has burned over 20,000 acres and forced the evacuation of 1,500 homes.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Department is currently at the scene.MORE NEWS: Orange County Parents Protest Vaccine Mandates At School Board Meeting
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