A man was found dead after a garage fire on the city's Northwest Side.

Authorities are conducting a death investigation after finding a body in a burned garage in the Irving Park neighborhood Sunday night.

Officials found the body inside a car after extinguishing a fire about 8:25 p.m. in the garage in the 3700 block of North Albany Avenue, Police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala said.

The person was pronounced dead at the scene at 9:45 p.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.

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