MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Minnesota community used light last night to honor a little girl who died unexpectedly.
Thousands of luminaries lined the streets in Edina in memory of Sophia Baechler.READ MORE: St. Paul Mayor: City Employees Must Get COVID Vaccine Before End Of 2021
They stretched from the 50th and France area all the way to Our Lady Of Grace Catholic Church, where a visitation was held for the second grader last night.READ MORE: During Resentencing Of Mohamed Noor, Judge Asks: What Changes Have Been Made To Minneapolis Police?
She died from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning while boating on Lake Minnetonka on Sunday.MORE NEWS: 'Really Disgusting And Elaborate': Alleged Sex Competition Prompts Protest, Investigation At Minnesota College
The Center for Disease Control says there have been 180 carbon monoxide-related boating deaths in the U.S. since 2000.