A woman died following a wellness check on the South Service Road in Swift Current yesterday morning.

Swift Current RCMP responded to the call just after 11 a.m. on Sunday and took a woman into custody under the Mental Health Act, transporting her to hospital.

RCMP say the woman went into medical distress during EMS transport and was pronounced deceased at the hospital.

Her family has been notified, and the Saskatchewan Serious Incident Response Team is investigating.