DURHAM-SUD, Que. – A 35-year-old Quebec woman has died in hospital following a spa treatment on a farm east of Montreal.
Police say the woman was one of about 10 people taking part in a detoxification treatment session that involved intense sweating.
The incident occurred at a farm house in Durham-Sud, about 100 kilometres from Montreal.
The woman was taken to hospital along with another participant, where she died Friday afternoon.
Quebec Provincial Police spokeswoman Christine Coulombe says the force is investigating the incident.
She says the police want to find out if negligence or criminal conduct was involved.