OPP find human remains after overnight vehicle fire in Caledon

Ontario Provincial Police say they have found human remains inside a vehicle after investigating a car fire in Caledon early Sunday morning.

McLaughlin Road North continues to be closed between Old School Road and Mayfield Road

Ontario Provincial Police are investigating after human remains were found inside a vehicle early Sunday. (James Morrison-Collalto/CBC)

Ontario Provincial Police say they have found human remains inside a vehicle after investigating a car fire in Caledon early Sunday morning.

Police say the Caledon Fire Department was dispatched to the fire on McLaughlin Road N. near Mayfield Road at approximately 3:45 a.m.

When fire crews extinguished the flames, human remains were located inside of the vehicle. 

Ontario's Office of the Fire Marshal is at the scene.

The OPP have closed McLaughlin Road North between Mayfield Road and Old School Road. (James Morrison-Collalto/CBC)

McLaughlin Road North continues to be closed between Old School Road and Mayfield Road. The reopening time of the road is unknown.

Police say they plan to release more information as it becomes available. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).