wa–child’s dental death

Health Department opens investigation into dental death

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — The Washington Department of Health has opened an investigation into the case of a 4-year-old southwest Washington boy who died after a dental procedure.KGW-TV reported Friday (https://goo.gl/OAe7Yo ) the health department has 170 days to complete the investigation.

Washington boy, 4, dies after dental procedure

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a 4-year-old southwest Washington boy died after undergoing a dental procedure.Paramedics were called to the dental office Friday and the boy was pronounced dead at a hospital that afternoon. The Clark County Medical Examiner's Office identified the boy as Mykel Peterson of Vancouver and said the cause of death is under investigation.