An investigation is underway for the death of a Constance Lake First Nations child.

OPP say on September 9th, officers from the Hearst OPP, Nishnawbe-Aski Police and Cochrane District EMS responded to a child in medical distress call. The 4-year-old girl was taken to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead.

The OPP Forensic Identification Services and NAPS Crime Unit are assisting with the investigation. A post mortem examination is scheduled for tomorrow in Sault Ste. Marie.