Woman found unconscious outside Rice Lake hotel


RICE LAKE, Wis. (WEAU)-- A woman from Illinois is hospitalized after officers say she was found lying outside a hotel in Rice Lake.

The Rice Lake Police Department says around 7:05 Sunday morning, the 45-year-old was found lying unconscious in the parking lot of the hotel on the city's south side. Officers say she had injuries from over exposure because of the subzero temperatures.

Police believe the woman may have wandered away from the hotel during the early morning hours and became confused.

She was flown to a hospital in Eau Claire. Her name hasn't been released.