DEL CITY, Oklahoma - Police are investigating following the death of a child Wednesday evening.

According to the Del City Police Department, officers were called to a home at Southeast 23rd Street and Epperly after a report of a 6-year-old girl in "medical distress." 

Police said paramedics immediately began life-saving measures, and then transported the child to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead. 

"Obviously, we're going to talk to the parents. We're going to get a history of the household, and reports from the medical examiner's officer," said Del City Police Captain Brad Rule.  

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