CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — The UNC Department of Public Safety is investigating the death of a UNC nursing student who was found dead in her car Thursday evening, according to WTVD-TV.
Officials said the body of Olutoyosi Layeni Fatolu, age 41, was discovered in her vehicle which was parked at the Friday Center park & ride lot off N.C. Highway 54, two miles east of the main campus.
A person speaking on the condition of anonymity, said Fatolu was found after her husband alerted authorities because he was concerned about her whereabouts.
The School of Nursing declined to comment.
A staffer said they’re reeling from the news of the student’s death.
At this point, officials do not believe there is any threat to the campus or surrounding community.