Police investigate death of infant in car outside a Dorchester KFC

Boston Police report homicide investigators are working to determine why a six-month-old girl died in a car parked outside the KFC at 695 Columbia Rd. shortly before 1 a.m.

The preliminary investigation indicates that the baby’s mother was also in the motor vehicle when emergency responders arrived.

There were no visible signs of trauma to the baby, however, homicide investigators are awaiting the results of an autopsy to determine the cause and manner of the child's death.