LA CROSSE, WI (Ben Caxton) — An inmate has died while in custody at the La Crosse County jail. The 57-year-old man was found unresponsive in his cell at 10:34 AM. The as-yet-unidentified prisoner passed away while being attended by jailers awaiting first responders from the La Crosse Fire Department and Gundersen Tri-State Ambulance. An independent investigation into the death is underway by the La Crosse County Sheriff’s Office. Initial indications are that the man died as a result of pre-existing medical issues according to Sheriff Jeff Wolf.