The South Bend Police Department is conducting a death investigation after a body was found in a car Monday afternoon, June 2.
The Elkhart Truth’s news partner, WNDU, reports that a car backed into a fence on the 2200 block of West Bulla Street and continued to spin its tires.
Neighbors found a person in the driver’s seat who appeared to be unconscious. Eventually the car caught on fire.
Authorities say they are treating the investigation as a traffic incident, WNDU reported.