Heat Related Death In La Crosse

A heat related death in La Crosse. According to the La Crosse County Medical Examiners Office a La Crosse woman is dead after succumbing to hot and humid conditions. The 68-year-old woman was found last night in her home on La Crosse's south side.

The woman had an air conditioner, but the unit was just blowing hot air into the home. The woman's body temperature was over 105 degrees.

A second death, thsi one in Richland County, is also being investigated as possibly heat-related.

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