Posted: Wednesday, May 2, 2017. 10:45 a.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: The charred remains of a human body found in the backseat of a burned vehicle near mile 21 on the George Price highway is still unidentified.
Police also say that a cause of death has yet to be determined and police are not able to say if the remains are that of a man or woman.
What is known is that the vehicle sped passed the Hattieville police checkpoint without stopping.
The vehicle suffered a blow out and collided into a fence in an area near mile 21 on the George Price Highway.
The Kia went up in flames as the occupants made good their escape.
After the fire was extinguished, a body was discovered in the rear of the vehicle.
Yesterday at 3pm, a post mortem examination was conducted but no cause of death was determined.
Police investigations continue.
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