Baby killed by dog, death determined to be accident

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - We now know the official cause of death of a 6-month-old baby who died after being bitten by a dog.

The medical examiner's office has determined the baby boy's death to be an accident.  He died of cerebral edema due to dog bite of the head.

The boy and his mother were in Chester June 29 visiting from Seattle when the child was bitten.

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