Woman found dead in SUV parked in Wawa lot in New Castle, Del.

NEW CASTLE, Del. (WPVI) -- Police are investigating after a woman was found dead inside an SUV in the parking lot of a Wawa store in New Castle, Delaware.

The discovery was made around 7:24 a.m. Tuesday at the store in the 100 block of South DuPont Highway.

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Action Cam video of the scene after a woman was found dead in Wawa lot on January 2, 2018.

Investigators say the 49-year-old woman was the only person inside the Ford Explorer. It was not known how long she had been there.

Police are awaiting autopsy results to determine a cause of death. Police say no foul play is suspected.

The woman's name has not been released.


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