3-year-old dies after tragic window blind cord accident

Elsie Mahe, 3, died after accidentally tangling a window blind cord around her neck.

Story highlights

  • The 3-year-old daughter of a BYU coach died after becoming entangled in window blinds cord
  • The family says they plan to donate her organs to save others' lives

(CNN)Elsie Mahe, the 3-year-old daughter of Brigham Young University running backs coach Reno Mahe, died Tuesday, more than a week after accidentally tangling a window blind cord around her neck. The family shared the update on social media.