KUALA LUMPUR: A body was found inside a van on fire on the northbound side at Km454.3 of the North-South Expressway last night.
Selangor Fire and Rescue Department deputy director of operations Mohd Sani Harul said a call was received at 8.20pm and five firemen in an engine from the Sungai Buloh station were dispatched to the scene.
"Arriving at 8.26pm, our men saw the van was still on fire.
"It took us 15 minutes to douse the fire and we found a body in the front passenger seat, which had been completely burnt."
Forensic teams from both the department and Gombak police were at the location about an hour later to examine the van.
At press time, details on the gender of the victim and identity were unknown.