Hazelwood police rule death of 5-year-old girl accidental - KMOV.com

Hazelwood police rule death of 5-year-old girl accidental

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HAZELWOOD, Mo. (KMOV.com) - Police said they believe the death of a young girl in Hazelwood on Sunday was an accident.

The girl is identified as 5-year-old Raeleigh Stegall-Conner, who reportedly suffocated after slipping down into a special needs stroller at her family's apartment on Santa Bella Drive.

After finding her unresponsive, Raeleigh's mother and uncle brought her to the hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

Prosecutors will be presented the case by police for review, but officers do not believe her death was the result of a crime.
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