Remains found in burned car in Mackinac County

Jul 12, 2018

MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP, MI--   Michigan State Police from the St. Ignace Post are trying to determine the identity of remains found in a burning vehicle Tuesday. 

Troopers were called around 6 a.m. to East Simmons Road in Mackinac County’s Marquette Township on a report of a vehicle that was fully engulfed in the middle of the road. The human remains were found once the flames were extinguished.

Officials say dental records and/or DNA testing will be used to determine the person’s identity.

The case remains under investigation. Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call the St. Ignace Post at 643-7582.