Burned body found inside SUV

March 18, 2009 3:48:15 AM PDT
There's an ongoing investigation after the discovery of a burned body in an SUV in Houston's Midtown area. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

The unidentified man's body was in the passenger seat of the vehicle off Austin near Hadley. Police say someone set fire inside the vehicle, using papers to fuel the flames. The owner of the SUV found the body yesterday.

The owner told authorities she hadn't driven or even been in her vehicle for about a week.

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