Kankakee County Sheriff's police are investigating the death of a person whose remains were found in a burnt out pickup truck Monday morning about three miles south of Herscher.

The vehicle was discovered by a passerby next to an old corn crib on South 13000W Road near West 7500S Road, police said. The person has not been identified, according to the Kankakee County Coroner.

This is a developing story. We will update it as more information becomes available.