Medical Examiner identifies man found dead in burned vehicle - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

8/2/10

Medical Examiner identifies man found dead in burned vehicle

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LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - The name of a man found dead in a burned vehicle Saturday morning has been released. The Lubbock Medical Examiner says the man found in the vehicle is 63-year-old Barry Furgeson of Lubbock.

The Lubbock County Sheriff's Department received confirmation of the man's name after an autopsy Monday. However, the cause and the manner of death have not been released.

A passenger car veered off the road at about 3 a.m. along Farm to Market Road 1294, near the intersection with Farm to Market Road 1729 Saturday. Furgeson's body was found inside.

At this point officials are treating it as simply an accident.

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