A FREAK ACCIDENT IS BEING BLAMED FOR THE DEATH OF A 4-YEAR-OLD OREM GIRL.

PARAMEDICS -- CALLED TO THE HOME -- FOUND THE GIRL HAD ALREADY BEEN TRANSPORTED TO THE HOSPITAL, REPORTEDLY UNCONSCIOUS AND NOT BREATHING.

POLICE INVESTIGATORS SAY SHE WAS STRANGLED BY A WINDOW BLIND CORD.

NEIGHBORS ATTEMPTED TO REVIVE THE GIRL, WITH C-P-R, BEFORE TAKING HER TO THE HOSPITAL, IN A PRIVATE VEHICLE.

SHE WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD, AT THE HOSPITAL.