Police investigate death of 3-year-old girl in Lancaster

LANCASTER, S.C. — Police are continuing an investigation Tuesday into the death of a 3-year-old girl in Lancaster.

Officers said they went to 418 Heath Circle Monday around 12:04 p.m. in response to a call for an unconscious child.

Police said they found the child unresponsive on her back in the living room of the home, with no pulse or signs of respiration.

The 3-year-old girl was taken to Springs Memorial Hospital, where she died.

Authorities said the Lancaster Child Fatality Task Force is investigating the toddler’s death and that an autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday.

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