Baby found not breathing late Thursday night. No obvious cause of death

 An autopsy is being scheduled to determine the cause of death for a Buttonwillow infant.

Kern County Sheriff's deputies were sent to the 400 block of Sudan Avenue about 11:30 p.m. Thursday for a report of a baby not breathing.

When they arrived, firefighters were performing CR on a five-month-old female child.

The child was later pronounced death at the scene, the KCSO announced in a news release.

Deputies initiated an investigation into the child’s death.

There were no signs of trauma or obvious indications of the cause and manner of death of the child, the KC said.