(Bonne Terre) – An investigation is underway after a 2-year-old child’s death in eastern Missouri.
The Daily Journal newspaper in Park Hills reports that Bonne Terre police responded to a home Friday night. The child was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead. At this time, it’s believed that the child had slept with the mother and the mother rolled onto the child.
An autopsy was conducted Sunday, but results are still pending. The name of the child has not been released.