Beat The Heat: Check The Backseat

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There have been numerous incidents all over the country of children being left in hot cars this summer. With hot weather upon us again, experts are reminding parents that it can be extremely dangerous to do so, even on an overcast day.

The glass in your vehicle acts as a greenhouse, warming temperatures in just a matter of minutes. That could lead to serious health problems like heat stroke, seizures, loss of consciousness, and even death.

Experts say if you notice a child locked in a hot car, call 9-1-1 and stay there until help arrives.

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