Infant dies after being left in hot car for hours

An infant dies in central Israel after being left in a car for hours.

The 1-year-old girl was forgotten in the vehicle for several hours in a town in the Sharon region, where temperatures topped 30°C (86°F). She was found in serious condition and quickly hospitalized. Doctors at the Meir Medical Center in Kfar Saba were forced to pronounce her death.

Police are investigating.

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