The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the state Medical Examiner’s Office has positively identified the person, whose body was discovered early Tuesday inside a burned car near an I-35 northbound off ramp.


Jeromy Dan Chaffin, 39, Madill, was pronounced dead at the scene of the 3 a.m. vehicle fire. Chaffin’s body was discovered by Davis firefighters after they extinguished the fire.


The circumstances surrounding Chaffin’s death and the fire remain under investigation.