WSPA reports that Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley plans an autopsy of the elderly woman today. The coroner has not released the name of the woman who died.
She collapsed Saturday at the Majestly Health & Rehab of Easley and died at the local hospital.
Kelley says the air-conditioning in one of the home’s three wings wasn’t working properly.
A nursing home spokesman says the air conditioners were working, but struggled to cool the building from the 105 degree temperatures.
The coroner has not released the name of the woman who died.