Marion County Coroner’s office investigating death of Centralia infant

MARION COUNTY — The Marion County Coroner’s Office is currently investigating the death of a 3-month-old Centralia infant who perished during the midnight hour this morning.

Although foul play is not suspected at this time, the Child Death Investigative Task Force was activated and is assisting the Coroner’s Office with the investigation.

Autopsy is scheduled for later today to confirm cause of death for the infant, whose name and further information is not being released at this time.

Preliminary autopsy results and more detailed information is expected to be released on Thursday.