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Roanoke child death investigation

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ROANOKE - ROANOKE (WSLS) - Police and fire crews are investigating the death of a child in Roanoke.

Police say they received a call around 4:30 Sunday afternoon. The incident happened in the 1500 block of Kenwood Blvd.

Investigators blocked off the area and officers dusted a gray van for fingerprints.

Police say the child's body will be sent to the medical examiners office for an autopsy. Police are looking into the possibility that the child was left inside a hot van.

Police are not releasing any more details at this time.

We will continue to keep you updated as more details become available.

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