Death Rate en Child Death Rate Continues Decline <p>The North Carolina Child Fatality Task Force has released new details about the state's death rate among children.<br><br>Task force executive director Elizabeth Hudgins says deaths of kids from birth to age 17 have hit a new low.<br><br><strong>Elizabeth Hudgins: </strong>"Now there's about 57 deaths per 100-thousand children."<br> Fri, 09 Nov 2012 10:10:00 +0000 Gurnal Scott 4639 at