Kentucky Father Investigated After Allegedly Leaving Child in Idling Truck

Video of a truck with the windows down, the engine running and a child left inside went viral.
1:15 | 06/02/15

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A Kentucky father is sparking outrage after leaving his young son in his truck with the engine running. A bystander caught it on camera. Are you okay? Reporter: A moment shocking parents everywhere. This video showing a red pickup truck, idling in a parking lot, keys in the ignition, windows wide open. A child inside. With no parent in sight. First I didn't know if I should call police. I I took out my phone and got a picture. Reporter: He was walking to his car when he noticed the young boy alone and became concerned. Moments later, mark confronting the driver. You know if I was a bad guy I could have probably just drove off with -- Bet you would have gotten two in the back of the head, no disrespect. Reporter: Although the driver hasn't been charged that video viewed over 100,000 times on Facebook catching the eyes of local authorities who told ABC news overnight, we filed an initial report and our investigators are following up. Some frightening moments at a boat dock in California.

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