LONDON, Ky. — The Laurel County Sheriff's Office is conducting a death investigation after a body was found burned Friday morning in Laurel County.

The Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to a body on fire complaint in a driveway at a residence on York Shire Estates Road, approximately three miles southwest of London, on Friday at approximately 9:30 a.m.

Major Chuck Johnson was the first officer on scene. He found a burned body and the individual was deceased in the driveway of the residence.

An investigation is underway to determine the circumstances of the death. An autopsy will be conducted in Frankfort on Saturday to assist on the investigation.

The victim’s name has not been released pending notifications of next of kin.

Assisting at the scene was Ambulance Inc. of Laurel County and the Laurel County Coroner’s office.

Investigation is continuing.