Preliminary autopsy shows that a 17-month-old toddler in Haywood Co. died from blunt-force trauma, according to the sheriff’s office.
The child died near Canton on Jan 31.
Deputies were called to Underwood Rd around 4:22 am as part of a medical call for an unresponsive toddler.
Responders could not revive the child and the toddler was pronounced dead at the scene.
The sheriff’s office is continuing to investigate.