Child left in car dies

Updated: 6/18/2003 11:10:27 PM

By: News 8 Austin Staff

A 2-year-old girl died outside an Austin daycare center Wednesday.


Austin Police said the child was left inside a Mitsubishi Montero SUV.

Officers were called to the scene of La Petite Academy on Chisolm Trail in South Austin around 6 p.m.


EMS attempted to save the girl.


The temperature was almost 90-degrees outside at the time. Investigators have yet to determine if heat or another factor caused her death.