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Baby dies after choking on screw in Centerville

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A 1-year-old baby died Wednesday after the infant choked on a screw.

The incident occurred just before 1 p.m. in the 5100 block of Woodmere Drive in Centerville, Va. Residents of the apartment coplex on Woodmere Court said they heard screams.

Emergency responders rushed the child to a nearby hospital where it was pronounced dead. The medical examiner will determine cause of death, but police have ruled it an accident.

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