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Death Of 8-Year-Old At Long Island Residence Under Investigation

Bittersweet Lane in Center Moriches.
Bittersweet Lane in Center Moriches. Photo Credit: Google Maps street view

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the death of a child.

Seventh Precinct police officers responded to a report of an 8-year-old boy who fell in the driveway of a residence, located on Bittersweet Lane, on Friday, Jan. 17 at approximately 9:40 a.m., Suffolk County Police said.

The child was transported to Long Island Community Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The Suffolk County Medical Examiner is performing an autopsy. 

No further details have been released.

This is a developing story. Check back to Daily Voice for updates.

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