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Dying Too Young: Breaking down child deaths for 2006, 2007

Here is a breakdown of child deaths in 2006 and 2007 investigated by Oklahoma's chief medical examiner's office. Children are those who were 17 and younger. The medical examiner's office does not review every child's death.
Oklahoman Modified: March 30, 2009 at 12:51 pm •  Published: March 27, 2009
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Here is a breakdown of child deaths in 2006 and 2007 investigated by Oklahoma's chief medical examiner's office. Children are those who were 17 and younger. The medical examiner's office does not review every child's death.

Total 2006 child deaths investigated: 578

Natural causes: 297

Accidents: 155

Unknown: 79

Homicides: 31

Suicides: 16

Total 2007 child deaths investigated: 594

Natural causes: 317

Accidents: 149

Unknown: 83

Homicides: 31

Suicides: 14

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