2 people found dead in burning car in southern Arkansas

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MAGNOLIA, Ark. (AP) - The Columbia County Sheriff's Office says a homicide investigation is underway after two people were found dead in a burning car in southern Arkansas.

The car fire was reported Monday afternoon in a rural area of Columbia County.

The Banner-News reports that police are investigating the deaths as homicides, but few details have been released, including a cause of death. 

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