CANTON — Authorities are investigating the death of a 2-year-old girl who died Tuesday morning at Mercy Medical Center.
The victim was transported from her home in the 1100 block of Shorb Avenue NW to the hospital.
City police are investigating, according to the Stark County Coroner’s Office.
“Anytime a child that age dies we are going to investigate,” Police Chief Jack Angelo said. “Right now we are waiting on the autopsy results. It is being investigated as a death investigation. The call came in as a drowning. The report was she was in the bathtub and was found in the bathtub.”