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Tragedy | Infant found dead in vehicle

An infant was pronounced dead on Monday (April 30) after being left in a vehicle by itself.

Reports are that a close male relative of the baby visited the Ritter Building on Wickham’s Cay II to run an errand.

It is said the family member left the infant in the vehicle but when he returned, the child was unresponsive.

Police told BVI News that the infant was taken to Peebles Hospital where she was declared dead.

The baby is said to be just a few months old.

Further details of the reported incident are unclear but BVI News will provide more information as this story develops.

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  1. Resident says:

    This is so sad

  2. Mick Mars says:

    Rest in peace to that poor Baby Girl. We as a territory need to bear up both parents in such trying times, messon. This one make me wake up and just hug and kiss my seeds until I start to bawl. May God be with them all.

  3. Laura says:

    May the parents of this little angel find solace in comforting each other through this perilous time of loss and may the community be more understanding before enacting blame towards them. RIP angel.

    This article helped a colleague years ago when the same thing happened to them
    may it help these parent through the coming days also.

  4. Hodgie says:

    This can’t be true.

  5. Condolences says:

    I don’t want to even want to witness the pain the family of that child is going through. This is a case of putting work before everything to provide. Sorry for there lost.

  6. Kongpow says:

    Lawd, Ma be strong.

  7. Kongpow says:

    Lawd, MA be strong.

  8. hers says:

    they — the child ok you ppl dont know

  9. Concern says:

    My god, my god – my condolences to the family during this time.

  10. Ppl in tola says:

    Rest In Peace lil one but this is child n—– your child comes first work can wait an have an understanding

  11. Concern parent says:

    My deepest condolence to the mother, but as a parent n a mother Idk on earth how i can forgive n forget a man or person for such mistake???????? RIP baby girl????????????

  12. A mother too says:

    My deepest condolences to this family. No one is perfect and this could have happened to any tired parent. I pray that they’ll get the support they need to recover from this tragic accident, especially her father.

  13. family says:

    I pray that God blesses them both. Help the mom and dad in this time I pray. o God you alone know this pain

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