Body found in charred vehicle on Montreal Road

A body was found inside a burned-out vehicle on Montreal Road Thursday afternoon, Ottawa police say.

Montreal Road is closed between Highway 174 and Bearbrook Road for a police investigation

Police are investigating after a body was found in a burned car on Montreal Road. (CBC)

A body was found inside a burned-out vehicle on Montreal Road Thursday afternoon, Ottawa police say.

Officers were dispatched to a call about a car on fire just after 1 p.m.

An investigation is underway, and Montreal Road is closed between Highway 174 and Bearbrook Road.

The remains have not yet been identified, police said.

It was the second body found inside a burning vehicle in Ottawa this month.