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Woman who died may have been assaulted in Bloomington

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Police in a Twin Cities suburb are investigating the death of a woman found lying in the street.

Investigators said the woman may have been assaulted. She was found unconscious Thursday just before midnight in Bloomington.

The woman was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis where she later died, the Star Tribune reported.

Deputy Chief Mike Hartley said the woman had suffered injuries consistent with an aggravated assault.

Bloomington police investigators remained at the scene Friday morning.