Death investigation of 8-month-old underway

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by Kelsey Duvall

WHAS11.com

Posted on September 8, 2013 at 11:43 PM

Updated Monday, Sep 9 at 12:00 AM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- On Saturday, August 7, Leelan Crain, an 8-month-old was found unresponsive by his mother.

His mother told authorities that he had been taking a nap.

Leelan's mother and her boyfriend reportedly took Leelan to St. Vincent's Hospital in Salem in their own car.

Leelan was then transported to Kosair in Louisville where he passed away.

An autopsy was performed on Sunday and according to the police report, it determined the cause of death as blunt force trauma to the head.

The official cause of death will not be made until the autopsy results are complete and this can take up to six weeks.

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