Woman found unconscious in Nampa stream

Witness found the woman while walking dog
Posted at 11:59 AM, Jun 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-07 15:52:35-04

The Nampa Police Department is reporting that a woman found unconscious in a stream was trying to harm herself.

The woman was found in the Wilson Drain near Greenhurst and SunnyRidge Road by a witness. 

According to Nampa Police Sgt. Tim Riha, the witness was walking her dog and saw the body of the woman floating in the water at approximately 7:10 a.m. The witness jumped into the stream and held the woman's head above water while emergency crews arrived on scene.