Police: Toddler dies after being left in hot car in Ridgefield

Police say the child died Monday at around 6 p.m. (7/8/14)

RIDGEFIELD - Ridgefield police say a 15-month-old boy is dead after he was left in a hot car for an extended period of time.

Police say the child died Monday at around 6 p.m.

Police did not identify the location where the car was parked, but said it happened in Ridgefield. The child's name has also not been released.

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An autopsy is being done to determine the official cause of death.

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