Woman Found Dead In Car, Child Sitting In Car Seat Safe

Local News

Memphis Police are investigating the death of a woman found slumped over the wheel of a car early Monday morning.

Just after 2:30 a.m., officers saw a white Honda Civic with its head lights on, parked on the Jack Pirtle’s parking lot at 2520 Mt. Moriah near American Way.  When they checked the vehicle, they found a woman unresponsive and a 3-year old child in a car seat in the back seat.

The woman was pronounced dead on the scene.

The child was released to a family member.

The cause of death is unknown at this time.

©TEGNA Inc. 2019. All Rights Reserved.

What's Trending Now

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss

Event Calendar