By CBSLA Staff

LOS ANGELES – A burning van in South Los Angeles was reported around 12:15 on 8429 South Flower Street on Sunday afternoon.

When authorities – initially firefighter and paramedics – arrived on scene, they found a body inside of the burning vehicle. This prompted a arson investigation and LAPD response, and an investigation was opened.

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As of now, there is no known information about the incident and the age and gender of the body is also unknown.

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