A 4-year-old girl and an 8-year-old boy died Thursday afternoon at a Lehigh County hospital from unknown causes, three days after they were found unconscious inside a house in rural Berks County.
Brinley Snyder and Conner Snyder, of Albany Township, Pennsylvania, died shortly before 5 p.m. at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest, according to the Lehigh County coroner's office in a statement Friday.
"An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death," the coroner's office said in a statement for each of the children.
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Little is known about the circumstances leading up to the children's deaths or state police finding them unconscious.
Troopers rushed them to the hospital Monday afternoon from a house in the 2400 block of Route 143. The house in which the children were found is one of three homes in a row, and surrounded by farmland.