Police find body in car after Franklin County chase

By: AP
By: AP

WINCHESTER, Tenn. (AP) -- Investigators have found a body inside a car after a police chase in southern Tennessee.

State troopers and Franklin County Sheriff's deputies found the remains after stopping the car in Estill Springs after a pursuit Saturday night.

The Sheriff's Department says the driver of the car tried to run after the stop, but was eventually caught.

During a search of the vehicle, investigators found the body inside. The remains were not immediately identified.

Police did not immediately release the name of the man taken into custody.

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