EAST FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — Officials say a man from Virginia was found dead inside a vehicle that had caught fire in Armstrong County.READ MORE: DeVincent Spriggs, Man Who Accused Aaron Donald Of Assault, Offers Apology To NFL Star
The Armstrong County coroner’s office says a 2000 Ford Mustang was found before 7 a.m. Friday at the cloverleaf intersection of State Route 28 and U.S. Route 422 in East Franklin Township.
According to the coroner’s office, the vehicle had been driven off the road, came to a rest in a brushy area of the cloverleaf and caught fire.READ MORE: Ohio Mother Climbs Out Of Window And Onto Roof To Confront Thieves
A suspected 19-year-old man from Manassas, Va., was found dead in the driver’s seat of the vehicle. The man was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity has not yet been released.
The East Franklin Police Department and the Armstrong County coroner’s office are investigating the cause of the fire.MORE NEWS: 'Save Moondog's' Concert Raises More Than $55,000 For Blawnox Music Venue
The investigation is ongoing.