VERMILION PARISH, La. (KPEL) -- Deputies are investigating the mysterious death of a driver found in his car in a field in a remote part of the parish.

The driver was found dead in his car in a field off Perkins Rd. at about  6:38 a.m. Saturday, according to Vermilion Parish Sheriff Mike Couvillon.

Evidence at the scene suggested foul play, Couvillon said.

The driver's identity is being withheld until his family can be notified, Couvillon said.

If you have any information that could help the investigation, you're asked to call the sheriff's office.