Baby dies after being left in hot car

Lafayette, La. -An 11 month old baby from Lafayette is dead after being left inside a hot car.   Lafayette Parish sheriff's deputies tell The Advertiser the baby was brought to the Women's and Children's Hospital on Monday afternoon, where it was pronounced dead.

Authorities say the case remains under investigation and the names of the parents and baby have not been released.

The high temperature in Lafayette Monday was 99 degrees. (Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

6/26/2012 10:41:52 AM (GMT -5:00)