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Hot Car Death

Baby Boy Dies After Being Left In Hot Car For 40 Minutes

Associated Press | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 09.09.2015 | Crime

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) -- Police say a 4-month-old boy died but his sister survived after their father left them in a hot car for at least 40 min...

Walmart Introduces Car Seat That Could Prevent Infant Heat Stroke Death

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 07.27.2015 | Parents

On July 23, Walmart unveiled a new car seat that may save young children from hot car deaths and injuries. Manufactured by Evenflo and sold ...

Father Of Dead Baby Left In Car For Six Hours: I Forgot

AP | Posted 10.18.2014 | Crime

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The father of an Oregon baby who died after being left in a parked car told police that he was supposed to take her to daycare...

'Most Hated Mom In America' Reveals New Life, 7 Years After Her Tragic Mistake

OWN | Posted 10.08.2014 | OWN

For assistant principal Brenda Slaby, August 23, 2007 was supposed to be routine and uneventful, just like any other first day back at school for teac...

No Charges For Dad Who Left Baby In Hot Car

AP | Posted 08.13.2014 | Crime

DOLGEVILLE, N.Y. (AP) -- Prosecutors say they won't file criminal charges against a central New York man whose 15-month-old daughter died in June afte...

Kids Dead After Mom Left Them In Car While She Worked

Richmond Times-Dispatch | Bill McKelway | Posted 03.11.2014 | Crime

In a barely audible voice, 23-year-old Brittney R. Downing for the first time Wednesday publicly admitted guilt in the deaths of her two children, a b...

Doctor Found Guilty In Son's Death After Allegedly Leaving Toddler In Hot Car For Hours

AP | Posted 05.25.2012 | Crime

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- A Puerto Rico doctor has been found guilty of negligent homicide in the death of her toddler whom police say she accidentally...

Automakers: Take Kids Out of Your Commercials

Catherine Lutz | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Catherine Lutz

Every year, dozens of children die horribly in so-called "hot car deaths." We should demand that the automakers stop advertising their vehicles as giant toys.

Theodore Pressman Convicted Of Hot-Car Death Of Father, 85

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

PEEKSKILL, N.Y. — A New York state man has been convicted of reckless endangerment after leaving his 85-year-old father in a car on a hot day an...