A woman’s body found inside car on fire near Thornton Murphy Park
Major Crimes investigating
SPOKANE, Wash. — Major crimes detectives are investigating a woman’s body found inside a burning car on Spokane’s South Hill Thursday night.
Spokane Police and Spokane Fire said they received a report of a car on fire at 27th and Fiske, right next to Thornton Murphy Park, at around 9:30 p.m. Thursday.
The fire department arrived on scene a short time later and put out the fire. That’s when firefighters say they discovered a woman’s body inside.
Major crimes detectives and a medical examiner have since arrived on the scene. Police closed a part of 27th Avenue for several hours during the investigation.
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