Woman dies after being found in medical distress inside Portage Avenue bus shelter

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Winnipeg police are investigating the sudden death of a woman who was found inside a bus shelter on the weekend.

On Saturday, at 3:30 p.m., emergency personnel responded to a report of a female in medical distress in a transit shelter located at Portage Avenue and Edmonton Street.

The woman was taken to hospital, where she was pronounced deceased.

Police say her death is not considered suspicious.

No further information is available.