An 80-year-old Mount Healthy woman is expected to recover after she was found on the ground, suffering from hypothermia, early Monday. (FOX19 NOW file)
MOUNT HEALTHY, OH (FOX19) -
An 80-year-old woman fell outside her Compton Lakes apartment and was found on the ground, suffering from hypothermia, early Monday, Mount Healthy police said.
She was taken to Mercy West Hospital for treatment shortly after she was spotted about 7:30 a.m. At that point, the temperature was in the low 20s with wind chills in the teens, according to the National Weather Service in Wilmington.
She is expected to recover, police officials said.
Monday's temperature sank to 21 degrees with wind chills in the single digits as a cold front pushed in.