OSP investigating suspicious fatal car fire outside KFalls

, Posted: Thu, April 10 2014 at 11:06 PM, Updated: Fri, April 11 2014 at 3:15 PM

OSP investigating suspicious fatal car fire outside KFalls

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Oregon State Police detectives are investigating the death of a Klamath Falls man.

Troopers found Joe Huntstiger's body in the back of a burning pickup truck at around 8am Wednesday morning.

It was parked about a mile south of Highway 140 about 18 miles west of Klamath Falls.

They found a handgun with the victim after crews put out the fire. An autopsy is pending.

Update 4/11 - OSP say the Oregon State Medical Examiner's Office is calling the death a suicide.

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