under investigation

idiom

: being investigated : being looked into to try to find out the facts
The accident is under investigation.

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“Under investigation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/under%20investigation. Accessed 28 Jan. 2023.

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