11-month-old dies after fall into bucket of water - WNEM TV 5

11-month-old dies after fall into bucket of water

FLINT, Mich. (AP) - Authorities say an 11-month-old girl has died after falling into a large bucket of water while playing with a sibling inside a Flint-area home.

The Flint Journal reports the girl's mother found the child face down in the bucket Wednesday at a home on Juliah Avenue near Detroit Street

Police say the girl wasn't breathing and was taken by ambulance to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

The girl's name wasn't immediately released.

Police say the apparent drowning appeared to be accidental but they were investigating.

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