Body found in burned truck in Owsley County

A death investigation is underway in Owsley County where a body was found in a burned truck.

State police located the partially burned 1997 green Ford F-150 pickup truck on Caney Fork Road.

The body's remains were found in the front driver seat.

Police say the truck had suffered fire damage to the cab and engine compartment.

The Owsley County Sheriff's Department and state police are investigating the case and say foul play is not suspected at this time.

The body has been transported to the Kentucky Medical Examiners office in Frankfort for further investigation and an identity.

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