LOS ANGELES—Los Angeles firefighters discovered a woman's body inside an SUV that was burning on a freeway onramp.

The California Highway Patrol says the burning 1996 Honda CRV was reported late Sunday on the Vernon Avenue onramp to the northbound 110 Freeway.

City News Service says firefighters found the body after dousing the flames.

The CHP and the fire department's arson unit are investigating.