Young Township, PA – Punxsutawney police say that someone left their 1-year-old and 10-year-old children alone in a vehicle parked in the Punxsutawney Walmart plaza.
It happened around 2 p.m. on Aug. 14.
According to weather records, the high for that day was 74 degrees.
At that temperature, after just a half hour, the temperature inside a car can reach 104 degrees and up to 113 degrees after an hour.
No matter what the weather is or whether your children are sleeping or misbehaving or anytime, you should never leave kids unattended in a vehicle for any period of time.