SHIPROCK, N.M. — The FBI and Navajo Nation Division of Public Safety are trying to identify a body found in a burned trailer in Shiprock.

The fire was reported last Thursday morning and the body of a man was discovered inside the trailer.

Authorities say the cause of death is pending an autopsy.

They say the San Juan County Fire Department is investigating the cause of the fire.

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