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: Prince Philip Laid To Rest As England Mourns; Prince Harry Attends Funeral
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: Man Apologizes To Rams Star Aaron Donald For Mistakenly Accusing Him In Pittsburgh Assault
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: Boy Shot, Killed In Cudahy; Gunman At Large
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