(Update) 2-year-old girl found unconscious near Boston Medical Center has died

A 2-year-old girl was found unconscious near Boston Medical Center on Tuesday.  Credit: Google Images
A 2-year-old girl was found unconscious near Boston Medical Center on Tuesday.
Credit: Google Images

A 2-year-old girl who was hospitalized with life-threatening issues after she was found unconscious near Boston Medical Center on Tuesday evening has died, according to a report by the Boston Globe.

The girl was found in the 1800 block of Washington Street in cardiac arrest. EMS responded to the scene for a pediatric trauma, though the cause of the girl’s injuries was not clear.

Police spent several hours working with local security officers investigating what happened.

Police have yet to release any additional information about the incident, but they did say that the girl may have been with her mother’s boyfriend at the time she was found.

An autopsy has been ordered to determine the cause of death, and the Boston police homicide unit is investigating. Police told the Globe that the circumstances do not appear to be suspicious.

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