Police and fire officials were called to the intersection of Kendall and Westbrook around 9:30 Friday morning. The fire department put the flames out and found the body inside the van.
Neighbors said they noticed the car around 11:00 Thursday night and it was just sitting there on the street.
Police tell FOX 2 they do not have a name or even a gender of person found inside the van.
FOX 2 will be working on the story throughout the day. We'll update this page with more information as it comes in to our newsroom.