A two-year-old child was found unresponsive at a Hixson home on Thursday afternoon and was later pronounced dead.
The Hamilton County Sheriff’s office responded to a CPR in progress call at a Wyndsor Drive address at approximately 1:55 p.m.
When deputies arrived on the scene they found CPR being performed on the child who had been found unresponsive inside his residence.
Hamilton County Emergency Medical Services arrived and transported the child to a local hospital.
The child’s death is currently being investigated by the Hamilton County Sheriff’s office and the Hamilton County Medical Examiner’s office.