UNIONCOUNTY, N.C. -- Union County authorities said they are investigating the Thursday morning death of a toddler in Lake Park.

Sheriff s Deputies and Union County EMS responded to the 3600 block of Arthur Drive in Lake Park where investigators say the father found the 15-month-old unresponsive and called 911 immediately.

Help was dispatched at 9:27 a.m., but first responders were unable to resuscitate the child.

Foul play is not suspected. The case remains open pending the findings of the Medical Examiner.

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