3-Year-Old Girl Dies After Falling In Septic Tank In Cape May County: Lower Township Police

Lower Township police say the toddler died after falling into a septic tank in Erma on Saturday night.

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Cape May County officials, they are investigating what appears to be a tragic accident. Authorities say a three-year-old girl died after falling into a septic tank. It happened last night about 9:30.

Police say they were called to Sun Outdoors Campground on Route Nine. When police did arrive, the little girl was unresponsive and was rushed to Cape Regional Medical Center where she later died. Prosecutors say the preliminary investigation has not revealed any signs of foul play.