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Make sure kids are not left in not cars

As the heat continues, it was, sadly, a matter of time. A 10-month-old baby girl died Thursday after being left in a vehicle in Wichita. She was 10th child that has died in a hot car in the state of Kansas since the year 2000.
These tragedies can happen in a very short amount of time, and temperatures doesn’t even have to be in the triple digits.
“Even a few minutes in a hot car is too long for a little one,” said Kansas Department for Children and Families Secretary Phyllis Gilmore. “Children should never be left alone in ...

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