1-year-old child dies in Lancaster, investigation underway

Baby's death under investigation in Lancaster County

LANCASTER, S.C. (WBTV) - Officials are investigating the death of a 1-year-old child in Lancaster, South Carolina.

Officers arrived at the home on Pardue Street around 9:45 p.m. Monday and found the child was unconscious and not breathing. The child was taken to the hospital and later died.

The death is under investigation by the Lancaster Police Department, South Carolina Law Enforcement Division and the Lancaster County Coroner’s Office.

Details are limited at this time as officials were not able to provide any other information.

Anyone with information on this incident or any other investigation should contact the Lancaster Police Department at (803) 283-1171, the Special Operations Unit at (803) 283-1174 or the Anonymous Tip Line at (803) 289-6040.

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