1-Year-Old Child In Critical Condition After Being Left In Vehicle

1-Year-Old Child In Critical Condition After Being Left In Vehicle


THIS IS CBS4 NEWS TONIGHT.>DEVELOPING NOW, A BABY IN CRITICAL CONDITION. A FAMILY MEMBER LEFT A ONE- YEAR-OLD ALONE IN A HOT CAR. HANK TESTER JOINS US LIVE FROM OUTSIDE THE PINECREST HOME AND WHERE IT HAPPEN. Reporter: THE POLICE ARE STILL HERE TONIGHT, PINECREST POLICE, A LITTLE BOY WAS LEFT IN A BLUE TOYOTA CAMRY, 80 DEGREES OUTSIDE. THAT IS STILL PLENTY HOT ENOUGH TO HAVE TEMPERATURES SOAR INSIDE THE VEHICLE. HERE IS THE LATEST. IT WAS A LOT OF POLICE ACTIVITY FOR PINECREST. POLICE DETECTIVES FROM PINECREST WORKING WITH MIAMI- DADE POLICE SORTING OUT JUST WHY A ONE-YEAR-OLD WAS LEFT IN A FAMILY MEMBERS CAR FOR MORE THAN AN HOUR. THIS CHILD HAD BEEN OUT AND ABOUT WITH A FAMILY MEMBER THROUGHOUT THE DAY. UPON RETURNING HERE, THE CHILD WAS LEFT IN THE VEHICLE. Reporter: THE SCENE FROM CHOPPER FOUR. POLICE WERE CALLED TO THE CORNER HOME AT 77th AVE. AND 124th TER. JUST BEFORE 4:00. MIAMI-DADE FIRE AND RESCUE TRANSPORTED THE CHILD TO BAPTIST HOSPITAL. THEY HAVE LEARNED THE CHILD DID NOT LIVE IN THE HOME AND WAS NOT WITH THE PARENT BUT WITH ANOTHER FAMILY MEMBER. THE HOMICIDE BUREAU HAS TAKEN OVER THE INVESTIGATION. THE CHILD’S CONDITION IS CRITICAL. FROM WHAT I WAS BEING TOLD BY THE POLICE, THE CHILD WAS RESPONSIVE WHEN THEY ARRIVED BUT THE CHILD HAS NOW BEEN PLACED IN CRITICAL CONDITION. Reporter: TEMPERATURES WERE IN THE MID-80s WHEN THE BOY WAS LEFT IN THE CAR. DETECTIVES ARE WORKING WELL INTO THE NIGHT.

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  1. What's wrong with the human race…how many helpless babies have to die in excruciating agony, before brain dead, imbeciles stop leaving them to cook to death in hot cars???

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