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An investigation is underway after authorities found a person dead in a burning vehicle.

Police are investigating a suspicious death in North Portland after authorities discovered a person dead inside a burning vehicle.

Portland Fire & Rescue crews responded to a reported fire at a commercial building at 6635 N. Baltimore St. at 3 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23.

When they arrived, they located a vehicle fully on fire adjacent to the building, Portland Police officials said. The fire didn't damage the building.

Officials later found a person dead inside the vehicle, police said.

No other details have been released at this time. An investigation is ongoing, police said.

Anyone with information about this incident who has not yet spoken to investigators is asked to call the nonemergency line at 503-823-3333.

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