IRETON, Iowa (AP) — A body was found inside a burned vehicle in a northwest Iowa cornfield.
The Sioux County Sheriff’s office said the burning vehicle was reported around 9 p.m. Friday in a cornfield about 1.5 miles north of the northwest Iowa town of Ireton.
The 2007 Jeep Commander was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived. The sheriff’s office said the body was found inside the Jeep after the fire was extinguished. An autopsy will be performed on the body.
Authorities didn’t immediately release the name of the victim.