Toddler dies in hospital after being pulled from river

HARTFORD, Vt. (WCAX) Police say a child died after being pulled from the water in the Upper Valley Saturday.

They say the toddler died Tuesday evening in the hospital.

Hartford police say they were called to the Quechee-West Hartford Road Bridge over the White River Saturday just after 6 p.m.

When they go there, they found people performing CPR on a toddler. The 1.5-year-old girl was rushed to the hospital in critical condition.

"We believe the child accidentally fell in. We are not totally sure of the circumstances leading up to that. That is all under investigation right now," Hartford Deputy Police Chief Brad Vail said.

The child's name has not been released.