SPRINGDALE, Ark. — Police say a woman has been found dead in a car in the parking lot of a northwest Arkansas hospital.

Springdale Police Lt. Jeff Taylor told KHOG that the woman was found Wednesday morning outside Northwest Medical Center in Springdale.

Her name was not released and Taylor says the body is being sent to the Arkansas State Crime Lab for an autopsy to determine the cause of death and for positive identification.

Taylor says the woman was in the driver’s seat of the car with her seatbelt buckled.

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