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Burned body found on top of SEPTA train

PHILADELPHIA - A grisly discovery led to delays for SEPTA'S regional rail Friday morning.

A burned body was found on top of a rail car as the train pulled into Jefferson Station in Center City Philadelphia.

Police say the victim appeared to be a male between the ages of 16 and 20.

It's not clear how he got on top of the train or how long the body had been there.

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