TV falls on toddler, killing her - CBS46 News

TV falls on toddler, killing her

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BIBB COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

The Bibb County sheriff's office is investigating a death of a 17-month-old girl who was killed after a television fell on her Saturday afternoon.

The child's father told investigators that he and his daughter were visiting a relative on North Pierce Circle in Macon. The toddler was playing with other children in another room. The father told police that he heard a loud noise coming from the room. When he checked it out, the television and the dresser it was sitting on had fallen on his daughter according to Bibb County sheriff's office.

The toddler's father took her to the local hospital where she was pronounced dead. An autopsy has been requested by the coroner. The incident is under investigation. 

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