Woman dies at Green Lake County jail

EMS crews brought them to an area hospital.
EMS crews brought them to an area hospital.(HNN File)
Published: May. 3, 2021 at 12:12 PM CDT
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GREEN LAKE, Wis. (WBAY) - The Green Lake County Coroner’s Office is helping to investigate a woman’s death at the county jail.

Emergency medical staff were called to the Green Lake County Correctional Facility for a 43-year-old woman in custody who had a medical concern shortly after 8:30 Friday night.

The sheriff’s office says corrections officers and EMS workers attempted life-saving measures but weren’t able to save the woman, who died before she could be transported to a hospital.

The sheriff’s office hasn’t publicly identified the woman yet. The sheriff’s office and state Department of Corrections are also investigating.

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