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Death investigation underway after Dane County Jail inmate found unresponsive

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MADISON (WKOW) --- The Dane County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of an inmate in the Dane County Jail.

Officials say they were called to the jail around 5:28 a.m. Tuesday when an inmate was found unresponsive on his bunk.  Crews tried life saving efforts, but the inmate was pronounced dead.

There are no signs of physical trauma.

Fitchburg Police are assisting in the investigation.   The name of the inmate is not being released at this time.

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