A body was found inside a burning car in Mattapan late Saturday morning, according to the Boston Police Department.
Police told Boston.com that they received a call at 11:18 a.m. about a car fire on River Street.
While estinguishing the fire, a body was found inside the car.
Boston firefighters were the first on the scene. While putting out the fire, they discovered the body.
Police are investigating and have not released the victim’s identity at this time.