(KMOV.com) – Illinois State Fire Marshalls are investigating the death of an individual in Godfrey Friday after a resident called in a car fire.
Just after noon, Madison County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a 911 call of a vehicle fire in the 300 block of Lakeside Drive in Godfrey. A neighbor reportedly heard a loud noise and looked outside to see a vehicle on fire in a neighboring driveway.
The fire was put out, but a search of the interior of the vehicle revealed the remains of a single victim.
The investigation is ongoing.