Hearse Driver Dies En Route to Funeral

Woman found slumped over wheel of hearse in Beverly Hills
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Aug 14, 2012 9:09 AM CDT
Hearse Driver Dies En Route to Funeral
The driver apparently died while taking the casket to a funeral.   (?That Hartford Guy)

Today's dispatch from the Irony Department: Beverly Hills police responded to a report of a body slumped over in the driver's seat of a hearse parked near the Beverly Hills Hotel at about 3pm yesterday—and discovered that the hearse's driver apparently died while transporting a body to a funeral. The woman appears to have died of natural causes, with no weapons or evidence of violence discovered. Coroner's investigators will make a final determination of the cause of death. (Read more strange stuff stories.)

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