Body found after suspicious fire in Marion Co.

The cause of the fire hasn't been determined

A deadly fire in Marion County
A body was found in a burned out RV in Marion County, Mar. 31, 2016 (MCSO)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A body was found in a burned out RV near Gervais Thursday morning.

Crews with the Woodburn Fire District were called to the RV fire about 6:30. The flames spread to a nearby farm in the 9300 block of Mt. Angel.

After putting the fire out, crews found the body of an adult inside the RV.

According to the homeowners, the RV appeared sometime overnight. The residents don’t know who the RV belongs to or who could be inside. Police hope an autopsy on Friday can provide more answers.

Marion County Deputies, Oregon State Police and the State Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating.

A body was found in a burned out RV in Marion County, Mar. 31, 2016 (MCSO)
A body was found in a burned out RV in Marion County, Mar. 31, 2016 (MCSO)

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