Baby accidentally burned in New Haven - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Baby accidentally burned in New Haven


A 4-month-old girl in New Haven was accidentally burned by a baseboard heater on Monday, according to police.

The unidentified baby with burns to her face, chest and hand was taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital by the child's parents early Monday morning.

The child was later transferred to the Shriner's Hospital in Boston, MA, police said.

Police searched the Fair Haven neighborhood home, but determined that the child was burned accidentally.

The investigation was closed by police and no other details were released to the public.

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