Effingham Co. Sheriff’s Office investigates child’s death

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SPRINGFIELD, Ga (WSAV) – The Effingham County Sheriff’s Office (ECSO) announced they are  conducting a death investigation after the death of a 4-year old child.

The ECSO says deputies responded Tuesday night to a call of an unresponsive child at the 600 block Of Go Cart Road.

Officials say the child was found by a family member. 

CPR was attempted by the family member and deputies, however the child was pronounced deceased a short time later.

The investigation is ongoing. Further details are being held until autopsy results have been released.

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