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Toddler dies in Connecticut after being left in hot car

Wednesday, July 09, 2014 - 00:40

Police in Connecticut are investigating the death of a 15-month-old boy who died after being left in a hot car. Linda So reports.

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Police in Ridgefield, Connecticut say a 15-month-old boy died Monday night after being left in a hot car. SOUNDBITE: CAPTAIN JEFF KREITZ, RIDGEFIELD POLICE DEPARTMENT, SAYING: "It was reported to our agency that the infant was left unattended in of a parked vehicle within the town of Ridgefield for an extended period of time." Police say they found out about the incident when the father drove the child to the hospital after finding him in the vehicle. SOUNDBITE: CAPTAIN JEFF KREITZ, RIDGEFIELD POLICE DEPARTMENT, SAYING: "The cause of death is still pending. Due to the fact that that the investigation is still on going, we cannot release any more information." Investigators are not saying if anyone is facing charges in the boy's death.

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Toddler dies in Connecticut after being left in hot car

Wednesday, July 09, 2014 - 00:40