Toddler dies in hot car accident
Police investigating the car wreck say the boy has died. (Photo: Detroit Police Dept.)
The boy died of “heat exhaustion, dehydration and malnutrition” after a hot car crash killed him Saturday afternoon, Detroit police said.
Detroit police said Wednesday morning the boy’s death is the result of a car accident between a driver in a Ford Escape and a 4-year-old boy and that the boy had been in the driver’s seat.
Police said the vehicle has 호 게임since been towed and they are investigating the cause.
A witness told KTVA she saw a white truck run a red light and disappear behind a building in the 5100 block of South Dearborn Street.
At the time, the boy was sitting in the truck with a mother and four sisters in the backseat. The vehicle’s engine was running, but when he got out, it “had no brakes or steering,” the witness said.
A witness told KTVA she heard about 15 to 20 crashes a day in the area, some occurring in residential areas. She said many of the vehicles were hot and the driver’s seat was out in hot conditions, according to the report.
The crash scene wa샌즈 카지노s near the Ford Escape parking lot and the intersection of East Michigan Avenue and East Flint Street.
Emergency responders with the Detroit Fire Department and the 영천출장마사지Detroit Police Department said the boy had died from heat exhaustion.
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