Body Found Inside Burning Westside Home

Cleveland, OH - Police are trying to figure out the identity of a person found dead inside a burning house.

Firefighters called to the scene on W. 48th near Train late Tuesday night.

Officials thought the home was empty - because it was all boarded up.

19 Action News has learned the body was so badly burned - firefighters couldn't determine if the victim was a man or a woman.

The identity of the victim and the cause of death are pending a coroner's report.