Girl, 2, Found Dead In Backseat Of Mom’s Car In Apparent Tragic Accident

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GLUCKSTADT, Miss. – A Mississippi mother found her 2-year-old daughter dead in the backseat of her car after she forgot to drop her off earlier in the day, according to authorities.

It was after the little girl’s mother showed up to the Little Footprint Learning Center Wednesday afternoon on her way home from work that she made the tragic discovery.

When day care workers told her that she had never dropped the child off that morning, “the mother immediately became distraught and ran out to her car and realized that the 2-year-old was still in the car,” Madison County Sheriff Randy Tucker told WLBT.

The girl was pronounced dead at the scene.

Sheriff Tucker said the girl’s death appears to have been a horrible accident.

Charges, if any, are still pending as police investigate the child’s death.

2 comments

  • Sandi Viruet

    nope, sorry, i call BS. If you cant be responsible enough to make sure your child is safe, then get sterilized. You dont deserve to have any more children to kill.

  • Chris Wilkinson

    As a former friend of Justin Ross Harris, Ive made it my mission to end ‪#‎HotCarDeaths‬ of kids and dogs with Support and Help Pass Baby Cooper’s Law … I’m Chris Wilkinson, the founder of Baby Cooper’s Law.. and I ask you to join our page FACEBOOK.COM/COOPERSLAW and support our mission ‪#‎Together4Cooper‬ to end hot car deaths with uniform penalties, protection from civil and criminal prosecution for civilian rescuers, and finally federally mandated car seat alarms by 2021… help honor Cooper on the 2nd ANNIVERSARY of his death the week of JUNE 12-18TH using the hash tag ‪#‎2Hot2LeaveUs‬ … if this case was an accident isn’t my job to say.. but I know Baby Cooper’s Law would have saved this baby with Mandatory car seat/co2 alarm… PLEASE HELP US END THIS MADNESS .. THIS BABY IS ‪#‎HOTCARDEATH6‬ OF 2016…

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