Two Bodies Found In Burning Delivery Truck in Bangor
Update: Police have identified the victims as Michael Bridges, 43, and Desiree York, 36, both of Bangor. >>STORY>>
Bangor police are investigating the discovery of two bodies inside a burning delivery truck Wednesday night.
The Bangor Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire at 63 Washington Street just before 10 p.m. Once the flames had been extinguished, they discovered two bodies in the vehicle. Now, investigators are working to determine how they died.
Police have labeled it a homicide.
Officials say the vehicle was an unmarked delivery truck. The State Fire Marshal's Office is now investigating the cause of the fire, working with the Criminal Investigations Division.
Investigators on Thursday morning had cordoned off the area under the Penobscot River Bridge.
We'll update this story as more details become available.