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KCSO investigating death of 3-month-old boy

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Posted at 12:30 PM, Apr 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-02 15:30:14-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Kern County Sheriff's Department is investigating the death of a 3-month-old boy.

According to KCSO, on Thursday, March 28, 3-month-old Lio Vargas was found unresponsive in the 6900 block of Avenida Del Sol in Southeast Bakersfield. He was transported by ambulance to Kern Medical where he died.

KCSO says a postmortem examination was conducted and the cause of death was pending further studies.