Two men were found dead in the Lower Ninth Ward late Friday night.

According to New Orleans police, one man was found burned beyond recognition inside a pickup truck near the intersection of Florida and Forstall just before midnight.

Nearby, another man, 40, was found in the 4800 block of North Dorgenois Street just after 11 p.m. According to NOPD, officers arrived on the scene and found the victim in the middle of the street with gunshot wounds to the head.

He died at the scene.