RURAL BEAVERVILLE — The body of a 54-year-old rural Beaverville woman was found inside a burning vehicle Thursday.
The Iroquois County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release that around 3 p.m. Thursday, the Beaverville fire department responded to a report of a vehicle fire at 309 S. State Line Road in rural Beaverville.
Upon arrival, firefighters discovered human remains inside the vehicle. Following an investigation, the deceased was identified as Diana L. Hefner.
No foul play was suspected, but the incident remained under investigation pending an autopsy.