Barron County authorities investigating infant death

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Barron County (WQOW) – Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald said his team is investigating an infant death in the county Tuesday morning.

Few other details are available.

News 18 asked the sheriff if the death is considered suspicious and he said they are investigating.

The sheriff offered his thoughts and prayers to the first responders dealing with the case. This is the second death of a minor in Barron County within a week.

Last Friday, Floyd Lehman, 14, of Melrose was killed when a tree fell on him. 

Clint Berge

Clint Berge

Clint Berge is the Social Media & Digital Content Manager for Eau Claire's Own WQOW News 18. Report any website issues to him at cberge@wqow.com

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