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IPSO: Investigation underway after 2-year-old dies after being left in vehicle

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The boy was declared dead at the scene.

Posted: Jun 14, 2021 6:59 PM

IBERIA PARISH, La. (KADN) - The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating after a 2-year-old was found dead in an unattended car Monday.

According to IPSO, deputies were called about 2 p.m. to a medical complaint in the 700 block of Fox Road.

When they arrived, they found the boy, who was "apparently left inside an unattended vehicle for an extended period of time."

The child was declared dead on scene.

The case was turned over to the IPSO Bureau of Investigation.

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