Child left in hot car in northeast Wichita

Emergency crews responded to a child left in a hot car at St. Thomas Aquinas. (Courtesy: KSN News)

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Emergency crews responded to a child left in a hot car Wednesday. It happened around 10:50 a.m. in the 1300 block of Stratford at St. Thomas Aquinas.

The mother of the child got the girl out of the car before emergency personnel arrived. Crews transported the child to the hospital to be checked. The girl is doing fine.

According to Wichita police, the family was attending church camp at St. Thomas. The parent and other children got out of the car. It was about an hour before they realized the girl was still in the car.

Just before 11 a.m., the temperature in Wichita was around 90 degrees.


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