Police: Toddler dies in Miramar after being left inside vehicle for hours

BY DIANA MOSKOVITZ
dmoskovitz@MiamiHerald.com
Police: Toddler dies in Miramar after being left inside vehicle for hours

A 1-year-old toddler died Sunday afternoon after she was apparently left for hours inside a vehicle, according to Miramar police.

Details were sketchy but the girl was found inside the car, which was parked at a church lot on the 6400 block of Pembroke Road, Miramar police spokeswoman Tania Rues said.

Temperatures climbed to the mid-80s in South Florida on Sunday.

The child's name was not released. Miramar police are investigating.