Body found in Fernley burning vehicle |

Body found in Fernley burning vehicle

Staff Reports

Shortly before midnight on Monday, Lyon County Sheriff’s deputies and fire personnel responded to the Comfort Suits in Fernley to a vehicle fire in the hotel parking area.

Responding units arriving on scene discovered a car and a truck both fully engulfed. Once the fire was extinguished a body was discovered in the car, according to the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office.

At this time Lyon County deputies, Lyon County detectives, and the state Fire Marshal are investigating.

No further information is available at this time, authorities said.