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CPS investigating Lufkin child's death

LIVINGSTON, TX (KTRE) - Child Protective Services is investigating the death of an 18-month-old Lufkin child who died at a Houston hospital.

According to CPS, Katlynn Pixley had been in the care of a sister since October. Pixley was treated at a Livingston hospital, where she had to be recessitated. She was then life-flighted to Memorial Hermann Hospital, where she died.

CPS received the report on Jan. 13. Medical staff told them Pixley's injuries were the result of physical abuse.

According to CPS, she had a head injury, bruising and other injuries consistent with physical abuse.

CPS has taken custody of one other child who was living in the home.

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