Infant in Cape Girardeau Dies After Being Left in Hot Vehicle

Aug 13, 2018

A 10-week-old southeast Missouri girl has died after being left inside a hot vehicle.

The Southeast Missourian reports siblings found the infant Saturday afternoon inside a vehicle at Parkwood Lake Estates trailer park in Cape Girardeau.

She was pronounced dead at a hospital. Authorities aren't sure how long the child was left in the car, and did not say who left her there.