Stadacona Street suspicious death

A police car sits outside apartment buildings on Stadacona Street in Elmwood after a woman was found in critical condition on the street Wednesday morning. She died shortly after. (Gary Solilak/CBC)

Winnipeg police are investigating what they are calling a suspicious death after finding a woman in critical condition lying in the street.

Officers were called to Stadacona Street around 7:40 a.m. on Wednesday for reports that a woman might need help.

There, they found a 41-year-old woman in critical condition. She was rushed to hospital, where she later died.

Police do not know how the woman died, but an autopsy is pending to determine her cause of death.

The major crimes unit is now doing interviews.

Anyone with information is asked to contact investigators at 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-8477.