Fortuna police investigate death of 24-year-old woman

FORTUNA, CA. – Fortuna police are investigating the death of a 24-year-old woman.

The woman was seen just before 7:00am on Wednesday in Fortuna, walking along Riverwalk Drive.

A witness said she appeared to be intoxicated.

Fortuna officers along with the Fortuna Volunteer Fire Department, and City Ambulance responded.

The woman was taken to Redwood Memorial Hospital, where she later died.

Her identity is being withheld until her family is notified.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Fortuna Police Department.