Kids Dying at Record Pace in Hot, Locked Cars

As temperatures across the country rise, so to have the number deaths of children left or trapped inside sweltering automobiles. Eighteen children have died across the country since the beginning of the year, eight of them in just the past 12 days, a record setting number of deaths for the first six months of the year since such data began being collected in 1998. Since 1998, 463 children have died of overheating or hyperthermia in cars in the United States, the majority of whom were...Full Story
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