PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — An infant died at Children’s Hospital on Saturday, several days after being found unconscious in a bathtub.READ MORE: Crews On The Scene Of Two-Alarm Fire On Dawson Street In Wall Borough
Erie News Now reports that the 11-month-old child was found underwater in a bathtub at an Erie home on Dec. 5. The child’s father reportedly put the baby in the bathtub, then left the house when the child’s mother came home.
Sometime after that, a relative called 911 after finding the infant unconscious and underwater. The infant wasn’t breathing when rescue crews arrived at the home.READ MORE: Faculty Members Of Point Park University Rally Outside Of University, Call For New Contract
The infant was transported to Children’s Hospital in critical condition.
Erie Police Chief Don Dacus told Erie News Now that the infant died at the hospital sometime Saturday.MORE NEWS: Pennsylvania Workers Quitting Their Jobs At The Lowest Rate In The U.S.
No charges have been filed at this point.