Inmate Dies in Prison Hospital

Mugshot courtesy Nevada Department of Corrections
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CARSON CITY, NV - A prison inmate from Lyon County died at the Northern Nevada Correctional Center in Carson City Monday.

The Nevada Department of Corrections reports 49-year-old Michael Doane died of a chronic medical condition.

Doane was serving time from Lyon County for the sexual assault of a victim under 14 and lewdness with a minor. He had been imprisoned since 2001.

An autopsy will be conducted.