The dead driver who was found in Beverly Hills while en route to a viewing has been identified as 59-year-old Garlandine Garvin of Los Angeles.
Garvin was in a white custom Lincoln Continental hearse parked on Crescent Drive just north of Sunset Boulevard near the Beverly Hills Hotel at about 3 p.m. Monday, according to Beverly Hills police and an L.A. County coroner's spokesman.
Authorities said Garvin likely died of natural causes and that there was no evidence of foul play. A cause of death has yet to be reported.
This report was compiled with information from City News Service.