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.
Not the prettiest Friday, but we're ready for a great weekend. Expect scattered showers and thunderstorms throughout the day. After an early high in the upper sixties, temperatures fall & winds pick up out of the chillier northwest. Right now the Memorial Day Weekend looks sunny and cool with highs in the low to mid 60s on Saturday, in the 70s Sunday & Monday. Cooler temps at the shore.