Kauai police investigating after body found in a vehicle in Anahola

Kauai police investigating after body found in a vehicle in Anahola
The body was found in the early morning hours in an area known as Kumu Camp in Anahola. (Source: Maps)

ANAHOLA, KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - Kauai authorities are investigating the discovery of a body in a car in Anahola.

Police said the body of a 46-year-old woman was found Monday in an area referred to as Kumu Camp.

A passerby found the woman around 6:30 a.m. and alerted authorities.

Emergency crews responded, conducted CPR, but she was unable to be revived. She was presumed dead at the scene and later transported to Wilcox Memorial Hospital.

An autopsy has been scheduled to determine her exact cause of death. Her name has not yet been released.

The investigation is ongoing. Police have not said if foul play is suspected.

Anyone with information on this incident is urged to call Assistant Chief of the Investigative Services Bureau Bryson Ponce at 241-1681.

Tipsters wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers Kauai at 246-8300.

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