Experts: Child Hot-car Deaths More Common Than Expected

Hot Car Deaths

The news that two parents in separate incidents left their young child in a sweltering vehicle during a record heat wave stirred outrage.

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  • Experts claim children dying in hot cars is more common than imagined
    With the sad news of a baby being left in a hot car and subsequently dying from burns still fresh in the news, experts are sharing advice. In triple digit heat an Indiana father left his infant daughter in the car while the mother had been shopping and he ...
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  • Experts: Child hot-car deaths more common than expected
    INDIANAPOLIS – The news that two parents in separate central Indiana incidents left their young child in a sweltering vehicle during a record heat wave has stirred outrage, but national child car-safety advocates say that, in reality, it happens more ...
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