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Authorities investigating death of baby in Underwood

The Otter Tail Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a one month old baby in Underwood.

According to a press release, on Dec. 1 authorities received a 911 call at 5:07 a.m. about a baby unconscious and not breathing. A family member was administering CPR on the child. Emergency personnel responded to the incident and performed life saving efforts, but the infant was pronounced dead at the scene. So far, authorities say they believe it's accidental, but the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department detectives, along with assistance from the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, are investigating. An autopsy was completed by the Midwest Medical Examiner's on Dec. 2.