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State recommends settlement for 6-year-old’s death during dental visit

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Posted at 3:57 PM, Oct 12, 2012
and last updated 2012-10-12 15:57:55-04

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – The state is recommending a payment of $100,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of a Richmond child who died while under anesthesia at a VCU clinic.

Six-year-old Jacobi Hill was undergoing a dental treatment two years ago, when the incident occurred.

Jacobi’s mother said her son’s heart stopped when a breathing tube was removed after the procedure.