Michigan City Michigan City authorities have ruled the death of a five-year-old at a daycare an accident.
They say the boy's neck somehow got tangled in a jump rope as he was coming down a slide. He was found hanging at Tricia's Playhouse and Daycare on Monday.
The jump rope had reportedly been hanging over a play fort the boy was playing on.
It's not clear how long the boy was tangled in the cord, before he was found.
The Northwest Indiana Times , reports that the day care workers were inside at the time, periodically checking on the boys out the window.