Police: Woman found dead in the road on Emerson Street

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC)— Rochester Police are working to figure out how a woman died after she was found lying in the road Friday night.

Police went to the scene on Emerson Street and Sawdey Way just after 8:30 p.m. Officers found the woman, identified as a 57-year-old city woman, in the intersection.

She was taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. Police say her death does not appear to be criminal.