Child left in car dies: How this could happen to any parent

May 4, 2012

5/4/2012 KSHB 41 Action News – Lindsey Shively The Lee’s Summit child’s death marks the second heat-related death of a child in a car in the U.S. this year. The first death happened in Sugar Land, Texas earlier this week. Learn More: 2012-05-04-kshb-41-action-news

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Child left in car dies: How this could happen to any parent

5/4/2012 KSHB 41 Action News – Lindsey Shively The Lee’s Summit child’s death marks the second heat-related death of a child in a car in the U.S. this year. The first death happened in Sugar Land, Texas earlier this week. Learn More: 2012-05-04-kshb-41-action-news

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Baby died after mom left in SUV while at work

5/4/2012 KCTV 5 News (FOX4) – DeAnn Smith LEE’S SUMMIT, MO – The mother of a baby who died yesterday accidentally left her infant son alone in her SUV all day, police said Friday. Learn More: 2012-05-04-kctv5-fox

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Baby died after mom left in SUV while at work

5/4/2012 KCTV 5 News (FOX4) – DeAnn Smith LEE’S SUMMIT, MO – The mother of a baby who died yesterday accidentally left her infant son alone in her SUV all day, police said Friday. Learn More: 2012-05-04-kctv5-fox

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Boy Who Died Had Been Left In Vehicle

5/4/2012 KMBC (Channel 9 News) Police said the child’s mother unintentionally left her 13-month-old son in the vehicle, forgetting that she hadn’t dropped him off at day care. Temperatures were in the mid 80s on Thursday. Learn More: 2012-05-04-kmbc-channel9

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Boy Who Died Had Been Left In Vehicle

5/4/2012 KMBC (Channel 9 News) Police said the child’s mother unintentionally left her 13-month-old son in the vehicle, forgetting that she hadn’t dropped him off at day care. Temperatures were in the mid 80s on Thursday. Learn More: 2012-05-04-kmbc-channel9

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Car Seat Safety: Protecting Your Child from Hyperthermia

April 10, 2012

4/10/2012 Fletcher Allen – Health Care Blog As the summer season approaches and the warm weather returns, it’s time to talk about another kids and cars topic. Learn More: 2012-04-10-fletcher-allen-blog  

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Hot cars and dead kids: A national tragedy

4/10/2012 Philly.com  With summer hurtling towards us faster than usual this year — temperatures across the U.S. were 8.6 degrees above normal in March — we are just weeks away from the inevitable horror stories of children dying from heatstroke after being left alone in parked cars. Learn More: 2012-04-10-philly.com

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Florida's heat deadly for kids left in vehicles

April 1, 2012

4/1/2012 Tampa Bay Times In the two decades from 1990 to 2010, 60 children in Florida died of heatstroke because they were left in a sweltering vehicle, according to KidsAndCars.org Learn More: 2012-04-01-tampa-bay-times

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Florida’s heat deadly for kids left in vehicles

4/1/2012 Tampa Bay Times In the two decades from 1990 to 2010, 60 children in Florida died of heatstroke because they were left in a sweltering vehicle, according to KidsAndCars.org Learn More: 2012-04-01-tampa-bay-times

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