Death of man in Thorold vehicle fire under investigation

Police and the Ontario Fire Marshall both investigating after a grizzly discovery early yesterday morning in Thorold.

Fire crews along with police and EMS were called to a vehicle fire on Tupper Drive near Sullivan Avenue shortly before 4:00 in the morning.

When they arrived they found a vehicle parked along the side of the road fully engulfed in flames.

After putting out the fire, emergency responders discovered the body of a man inside the vehicle.

Police say so far the investigation has not turned up any suspicious circumstances surrounding the victim's death.