Body found in burning car of man whose house exploded

A body was found early this morning in the burning car of a man whose house also exploded around the same time, WFMZ-TV reported.

Officials couldn’t immediately identify the badly-burned victim of the car fire that occurred in Mount Pocono, Pa. around 3 a.m., but told the outlet that the vehicle belonged to the same man whose house exploded nearby around the same time.

Authorities said that an accelerant was used to set both fires. A forensic autopsy is scheduled for tomorrow, butdental records will be needed to identify the victim, according to the report.

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