On Thursday, authorities said, a child died from cardiac arrest at Los Angeles International Airport.

Paramedics responded at LAX to provide medical assistance to the girl, but “all efforts were futile and the child was beyond medical help,” said the Los Angeles Fire Department in an alert.

On the scene, the child was pronounced dead, said the LAFD. Authorities at the airport said the girl died on the plane.

The Police Department in Los Angeles is conducting an investigation into the death, the fire department said.

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