Castle Rock Police investigate death of woman found in impounded car

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CASTLE ROCK, Colo. — A woman was found dead in her impounded car at a towing company in Castle Rock, according to police.

Officers were called to Westside Towing Thursday morning on a report of a woman sleeping in a car. It turns out the woman in the back seat was dead, said spokeswoman Caroline Kipp.

Her car had been impounded in December, Kipp said.

The woman has not been identified and her death is under investigation.

Castle Rock police said there is no threat to the community as a result of this case.