Man, dog found dead in Columbia County after car fire

June 14, 2019 07:19 PM

COPAKE - An investigation is underway after a person is found dead inside a car.

Columbia County sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a car fire on North Mountain Road in Copake.

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After putting the fire out, authorities found the victim in the front passenger area of the car. Police can only tell NewsChannel 13 it was a male victim.  They also say a dog was found dead in the vehicle.

There is no word yet on the cause of death.


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