Madelia Police say the cause of death of a 17-year-old boy is under investigation.

Police Chief Rob Prescher says officers and ambulance crews were called to a boy found unresponsive in a home Sunday morning.

They say the boy was taken to Madelia Community Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Prescher says the cause of death is pending autopsy results and the case remains under investigation.

The boy’s name has not yet been released due to pending family notification.