Human Remains Found Inside Burned Structure in Temecula

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Human remains were found inside a burned structure in an unincorporated area of Temecula on Monday, officials reported.

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Firefighters responded to the scene of a suspicious fire around 5 a.m. at a location in the 41400 block of Cruz Way, and discovered human remains inside the structure, according to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department.

Cal Fire arson investigators and sheriff’s homicide detectives were working to determine the cause of the fire.

No other information was immediately available.