Woman found dead in idling car at Tampines

The victim was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene.
The victim was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene.PHOTO: LIANHE WANBAO
A 41-year-old woman was found dead in her car at a Tampines carpark.
A 41-year-old woman was found dead in her car at a Tampines carpark.PHOTO: SHIN MIN DAILY NEWS

SINGAPORE - A woman died in her car early on Friday (April 29) morning in a case of unnatural death.

She likely suffered an asthma attack, but did not have her inhaler with her, reports said.

Police said it received a call requesting assistance at Block 453 Tampines Street 42 at 7.27am.

Officers found a 41-year-old woman lying motionless. She was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene.

The victim was found in her car early this morning, with her car engine still running, Lianhe Wanbao reported.

She is said to be a software engineer.

A neighbour told Wanbao that the victim had no children and was a dog lover.

She lived with her husband and mother at Block 453.

It is understood she had gone out the night before to deliver a homemade cake to her friend, and may have suffered an asthma attack on the way home.

Police are investigating the unnatural death.