GARDINER, Maine (AP) — Maine State Police say they've found a body in the car of a man who shot and killed himself during a traffic stop.

The Kennebec Journal reports state police stopped a vehicle Thursday afternoon in Gardiner. Police say the driver got out of the vehicle and shot himself.

State Police Maj. Brian Scott says officers found a body in the trunk of the vehicle during their investigation.

Police haven't released the identity of the man who killed himself.

No further information is available. An investigation is ongoing.

(Information from: Kennebec Journal,

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