Woman found dead in burning SUV in south Minneapolis

Police say the death is suspicious.
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Police are investigating the suspicious death of a woman who was found in a burning SUV in south Minneapolis Thursday evening.

The discovery was made near East 54th Street and Hiawatha Avenue, at around 10:45 p.m., police say.

The woman was found inside the burning vehicle, and police say she also appeared to have traumatic injuries.

Investigators are treating her death as suspicious, but have not yet confirmed if it's a homicide.

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