Five month old left in minivan dies

Published On: Jun 12 2013 06:57:02 AM CDT   Updated On: Jun 12 2013 06:56:00 AM CDT
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MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) -

Police in Moorhead say a 5-month-old girl has died after being left in a minivan for hours.

Authorities arrived at the scene about 8:20 p.m. Tuesday and learned the girl had been left in a car seat inside the vehicle for about four hours. The first responder found that the infant girl had been moved to a nearby apartment and began administering CPR. However, the child was pronounced dead at the scene.

Lt. Chris Carey says in a news release that an investigation into the death is underway.