FIELDALE, VA (WFMY) -- Deputies in Virginia found human remains near a burnt vehicle in the 4700 block of River Rd., Wednesday evening.
According to the Henry County Sheriff’s Office, it is possible the fire started accidentally.
The cause and manner of death remain unknown. The office of the Chief Medical Examiner is working to positively identify the remains.
More information will be released pending notification of the family and the finalization of identification.
The registration of the vehicle led investigators to another jurisdiction. Deputies are working with the jurisdiction in relation to a missing person case.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to contact the Henry County Sheriff’s Office at (276) 638-8751 or Crimestoppers at 63-CRIME (632-7463). Crimestoppers offers up to $2500.00 for information related to crime.
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