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Los Angeles County Sheriff’s detectives Wednesday investigated the discovery of a burned body on a street in the Lake Los Angeles area, authorities said.

A 911 call about the grisly discovery near the intersection of 210th Street East and Avenue O was received by the sheriff’s Lancaster station around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sheriff’s Lt. Justin Diaz said. Deputies went to the location and paramedics were called, but the person was dead at the scene, according to authorities.

Diaz said he didn’t know if the person was male or female. A cause of death will be determined by an autopsy.

The name of the deceased was withheld pending family notification.

Anyone with information on this death was asked to call the sheriff’s homicide bureau at (323) 890-5500. All tips can be made anonymously.

—Staff and wire reports

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