Body found in burned vehicle at Bourbon County farm

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According to the coroner, a body was found in a burned vehicle morning at a farm in the 500 block of Hutchinson Road.(WDKY)

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BOURBON COUNTY, Ky. (WDKY) – A death investigation is underway after a body was found in Bourbon County.

According to the coroner, a body was found in a burned vehicle Tuesday morning at a farm in the 500 block of Hutchinson Road.

The farm is near Bryan Station Road, close to the Fayette County line.

The coroner says they haven’t been able to identify the body yet, but they don’t believe the body has any relation to the farm itself. They say it will likely be this afternoon before the body can be removed and taken to Frankfort for an autopsy.

We’re told Kentucky State Police is leading the investigation and Lexington Police officers are also at the scene. They say the vehicle was stolen from Lexington.

No other information is available right now.

This is a developing story and we’ll keep you updated.

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