Toddler dies in hot car

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – A 2-year-old girl has died after being found unresponsive in a car in El Paso, Texas Sunday afternoon.

Emergency responders were initially dispatched to a home just before 1 p.m. Sunday afternoon. When EMS arrived on the scene, they discovered the 2-year-old was unresponsive and transported the toddler to Sierra Providence East with CPR in progress.

The toddler was pronounced dead upon arrival at Sierra Providence East.

El Paso Police Crimes Against Persons Unit was dispatched to the home, where it remained taped off for several hours Sunday afternoon.

At this time, El Paso police has not released the identity of the toddler, or said if her parents will be facing any charges associated with the toddler’s death. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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