MORGAN HILL, Calif. - An identification is still pending for the body found burning near Morgan Hill Thursday morning, the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office said.
Drivers reported seeing a body on fire near Oak Glen Avenue during the morning commute. The fire was extinguished when deputies arrived. Deputies remained on scene collecting evidence until about 9 p.m. Thursday.
An autopsy was scheduled for Friday morning.
Investigators have not said whether the victim was male or female. It's being treated as a homicide.
The Sheriff's Office said it doesn't expect to release any further details on the case until after the Labor Day holiday weekend.