Officials investigate after 11-month-old girl dies in Bastrop

BASTROP (KXAN) — The Bastrop County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of an 11-month-old girl.

Officials say they got a call Dec. 10 at 10:39 a.m. saying the baby had fallen out of the bed and was not responsive. The girl was taken to the hospital where she later died. The home is in the Lake Bastrop area in the Riverchase subdivision between Highway 21 North and Highway 95 North.

The sheriff’s office says no one has been arrested as of Dec. 18.

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends infants sleep on their backs in a crib or bassinet, without any blankets, toys or pillows nearby.

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