Officials in Lehigh County are investigating the death of a five-year-old who died early Friday morning.
According to the Lehigh County Coroner's Office, the five-year-old was found unresponsive and not breathing around 9 p.m. Thursday night inside of his home on the 100 block of N,. 12th Street in Allentown.
Investigators say the boy's mother called emergency responders.
The child was rushed to St. Luke's Hospital in Allentown and was later transferred to Lehigh Valley Hospital, where he died.
The cause of death is now under investigation.
A blustery and chilly start to Memorial Day weekend! It stays windy tonight but clouds slowly clear out as low pressure towards our north departs.
We will see much more sunshine Sunday with a little less wind and warmer high temperatures around 70 degrees.
Back to normal by Memorial Day with high temps in the mid 70s -- it will be a beautiful holiday!