May 29, 2013 Update  |   May 25, 2013 Update

Police are investigating after a body has been found inside a van in East Vancouver.

Shortly before 6:00 this morning, the van parked on Victoria Drive near East 12th Avenue was found burning. Fire crews extinguished the flames and a body was discovered inside.

It is still early in the investigation and the victim has not been positively identified. Police and fire investigators are on scene to determine the cause of the fire.