The Fayette County Detention Center is looking into the death of an inmate.
The inmate was transported to the University of Kentucky Hospital on Tuesday evening, just before seven, due to a medical emergency. The inmate was pronounced dead at 7:35pm by the physicians at the hospital.
The Coroner's Office says that the cause of death is pending at this time due to an autopsy.
Jail officials did not release the inmate's name