Friday, June 18, 2010

Needless Tragedy

Every Summer it seems there are needless tragic deaths of children left in cars.

How do you forget you left your toddler in the car when you get home after picking up your children?

The heat index was 102 degrees F.

Police say 1-year-old Texas girl died in hot car
S.A. Express-News

KINGSVILLE, Texas — Police say a 1-year-old girl died after being left in a hot car in southern Texas for about 45 minutes.

Kingsville Police Chief Ricardo Torres says the child's mother had just returned home from picking up her children when she mistakenly left the toddler in the family car Wednesday afternoon. Kingsville is about 140 miles southeast of San Antonio.

No charges have been filed, but the case has been turned over to prosecutors.

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