ELKHART Death of boy ruled accidental

    The Elkhart County coroner has ruled a 2-month-old boy's death an accident.
    Posted on Sept. 5, 2012 at 1:00 a.m. | Updated on Sept. 5, 2012 at 4:04 p.m.

    Elkhart County Coroner John White has ruled the death of a 2-month-old boy as accidental.

    White said it was determined Elia-Juwon Baker died of positional asphyxia.

    The Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department initially responded to 30969 Riverbend Circle Apt. 1 shortly after 5:30 p.m. Sunday. Baker was taken to Elkhart General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

    White said a 2-year-old child was sleeping on the same bed as the 2-month-old boy but was not involved in the death.

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