Mother mourning death of 2-year-old child found dead in hot car Sunday night - 08-12


LAWRENCE, Kan. — Police in Lawrence are investigating after a 2-year-old child was found dead in a hot car Sunday night. Officers responded to a home in the 3300 block of Iowa Street just after 5:30 p.m. Sunday after someone reported a child who had been left unattended in a parked car. According to the National Weather Service, the temperature reached 88 degrees Sunday afternoon in Lawrence.