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A car reported stolen out of Sacramento was found early Thursday morning in Butte County with three bodies inside, Sheriff’s investigators said.

Firefighters found the car completely on fire near Hupp-Coutelenc Road in Magalia.

The car was a green 2000 Acura TL, according to the Butte County Sheriff’s Department. It had recently been reported stolen out of Sacramento, police say.

The three people inside, and the cause or causes of their deaths, have yet to be identified.

Anyone with information is urged to call Butte County Sheriff’s Detective Matt Calkins at (530) 538-7671.

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