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Cause of death pending autopsy

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WEARE, N.H. —Police say a body has been found in a pickup truck that had been burned along a highway in Weare.

Officials say they received a call at about 11:30 a.m. Saturday that a body had been discovered in a motor vehicle fire on Merrill Road. Authorities say they arrived at the scene and found the fire was out and a deceased victim was inside the truck.

The cause of the vehicle fire is under investigation.

Officials say an autopsy is scheduled for Monday. They say the cause of death and identity of the victim are pending the autopsy and notification of next of kin.