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The Kern County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of an infant on Friday.

The department said at around 10:06 a.m., deputies were sent to the 2000 block of Oregon Street after getting a report of a baby not breathing. When they arrived, deputies provided first aid to the baby, who was later taken to a local hospital.

Shortly after, the baby was pronounced dead. No additional details are available at this time. 

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