An investigation is underway, but gardai do not believe that there was anything suspicious, about the death of a woman discovered in her parked car in Castlebar yesterday afternoon.
The woman was found dead in her car, parked on Market Square in the town, at about 3.30pm yesterday. It’s understood a member of the public raised the alarm and the scene was attended by the emergency services.
The woman, who has not been named, was believed to be in her 70s. Her body was removed to Mayo University Hospital where a post mortem examination will take place.
The cause of death at this time is not known, but gardai do not believe that there is anything suspicious about the death and suspect she died of natural causes.