Trooper Jody Sims
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 13, Hazard
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KSP Investigates An Infants Death
Date of News Release: 05/27/2010
(Hazard, Ky.) -- On May 27, 2010 Kentucky State Police Post 13 in Hazard received a 911 call of an 8 month old baby not breathing and unresponsive in the Camp Branch area of Letcher County. The baby was transported to the Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital where he was pronounced deceased by the Letcher County Deputy Coroner, Robbie Campbell.
At this time, it is believed the baby passed away due to medical problems. There is no foul play suspected at this time and an autopsy will be performed in Frankfort. The case remains open by Detective Chris Collins of the Kentucky State Police Post 13 in Hazard.