Leamington firefighters say they found a dead body inside of a vehicle after a fire was extinguished early Friday morning.

Members of the OPP and Ontario Fire Marshal’s office are helping the Coroner in investigate the blaze.

Police say around 1:15 a.m. a passing motorist noticed a vehicle on fire in a driveway at a house on Mersea Road 6 in Leamington.

The Leamington fire department was dispatched. Police say when the fire was extinguished a body was found inside.