Erath County sheriff’s deputies arrived to a gruesome scene in Morgan Mill on Wednesday: A dead body stuffed into the back of a burned out Chevy Tahoe, sources not authorized to speak on the incident said. 

Erath County Sheriff Matt Coates would not comment on the investigation, but a source said authorities were called to the scene on County Road 161 about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday. 

When deputies arrived they reportedly discovered the charred vehicle and a body inside the back hatch.

The E-T will bring you more information on this developing story as it becomes available.