Child dies in mother’s car after being left inside all day

Hot Car Death

DAYTON, TX (KTRK/CNN) – In a summer full of tragic hot car deaths, another family is mourning a dead child.

A Dayton, TX, mother returned to her son’s daycare after work Friday to pick him up only to learn she’d never dropped him off.

Police were called to the daycare and found the boy still buckled into his car seat in his mother’s car. He was already dead.

Police are still investigating and are receiving full cooperation from the family.