Isle Of Man / Ellan Vannin

Body found in burning Isle of Man car 'unexplained'

Point of Ayre Lighthouse, Isle of Man
Image caption The burning car was discovered near the Point of Ayre lighthouse in the Isle of Man

The death of a person found in a burning car on the Isle of Man remains "unexplained" police have said.

Firefighters were called to reports of a car on fire on the Cranstal Road, near to the Point of Ayre Lighthouse, just before 20:00 BST on Tuesday.

The body has not yet been formally identified.

A spokesman for Isle of Man Police said: "It is believed that there were other people and vehicles in the area who may have relevant information."

The force has appealed for witnesses.

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