A charred body was found in a burnt car at Taman Jasper Jaya, near here. Pic by NSTP/courtesy of Fire and Rescue Department

SEREMBAN: The charred body found in a burnt car in Taman Jasper Jaya, here last night has been identified as a 34-year-old man.

Seremban deputy police chief Supt Mohd Rosli Ishak said investigations found the body in the driver’s seat was completely burnt with the car.

“The identity of the victim has been ascertained and so far there were no criminal elements found at the incident.

“The victim had been sent to Tuanku Jaafar Seremban Hospital (HTJS) Forensic Department to determine the cause of death,” he said in a statement here today.

Mohd Rosli said investigations were still ongoing and the case was classified as sudden death.

Yesterday, a charred body was found in a Nissan Sentra which was completely destroyed in a fire at about 9.49pm. — BERNAMA