Five-year-old boy dies after difficulty breathing at daycare

By: NewsCenter16 Staff Email
By: NewsCenter16 Staff Email

MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. - According to the Michigan City Police Department, officials responded to reports that a five-year-old boy was having difficulty breathing.

It happened on Monday shortly after noon at Tricia’s Playhouse and Daycare at the 1800 block of E. Michigan Boulevard in Michigan City.

The child was transported from the daycare to Franciscan St. Anthony Hospital for treatment.

The child was unable to recover and died.

The Michigan City Police Department, along with the LaPorte County Coroner’s officer, is investigating the death.

An autopsy will be conducted on Tuesday.

The name of the child has not been released.

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