7-Year-Old Dies After Accidentally Strangling Herself With Jump Rope

August 29, 2012 Updated Aug 29, 2012 at 2:43 PM EDT

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7-Year-Old Dies After Accidentally Strangling Herself With Jump Rope

August 29, 2012 Updated Aug 29, 2012 at 2:43 PM EDT

A tragic story from Washington state.

According to a report from KOMO News, a 7-year-old Washington girl died Tuesday after accidentally strangling herself with a jump rope while playing on a playground. The girls' brother told authorities that the girl was playing with the jump rope around her neck, according to the KOMO News report.

Watch video and read the KOMO News report HERE.