14-month-old girl dies after found in bucket of bleach

FULTON, KY (KFVS) - Police are investigating after a baby girl died after she was found in a bucket of bleach water.

On Monday, January 24, at 6:57 p.m., an ambulance crew responded to a call at 228 Vernon Street in Fulton, KY in which a 14-month-old girl was found face down in a bucket of bleach water.

The child was transported to Parkway Regional Hospital, and was pronounced dead at 7:30 p.m.

The Fulton County Coroner and the Department of Social Services were contacted to begin an investigation.

The child's body was transported to the Kentucky State Medical Examiner's Office in Madisonville, KY for an autopsy.

The incident is currently being investigated to determine what, if any, charges should be filed.

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