Checkup Newsroom (Hyperthermia)

2019
June
20,
2019
| 06:51 PM America/Chicago
Within only three days of each other, two Texas children have died after being left in a hot car.  The first death occurred in Providence Village on Thursday, June 24, 2019. CBS11 reports the 4-year-old boy was found outside a home just before 5 p...
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2018
May
18,
2018
| 05:33 PM America/Chicago
A 7-month-old baby girl from Eagle Pass, Texas, died yesterday after her father apparently forgot to take the child to daycare and left her inside his locked automobile. This was the first pediatric vehicular heatstroke death in Texas in 2018 and ...
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2017
April
17,
2017
| 06:34 PM America/Chicago
A 1-year-old Burleson boy became the first child in Texas this year to die after being left alone inside a car. He is the fifth in the nation to die from hyperthermia related to being left in a car. NBC5 reported that the boy’s mother came home to...
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2016
July
25,
2016
| 04:30 PM America/Chicago
So far this year, 21 children have died in the United States as a result of being left in a hot car, according to the Department of Meteorology & Climate Science. The most recent case happened over the weekend in Dallas when a 3-year-old boy was repo...
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