Firefighters find body in camper after putting out fire on Indy's northeast side

Posted at 12:09 PM, Jan 06, 2018

INDIANAPOLIS - A man was found dead inside a camper that caught fire early Saturday morning. 

Firefighters were called to the 2600 block of E. 18th street for a report of a camper on fire at the back of a  property around 8:20 a.m. 

When crews arrived the camper was fully involved. After putting out the fire, firefighters found a man's body inside the camper. 

According to the property owner, the trailer had been on the property for over three years and a man had been living in it. 

The victim's identity has not been released. 

The cause of the fire remains under investigation. 

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