Child dies after being left unattended in vehicle in Smyrna

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A 3-year-old child died after being left unattended inside a hot car.

Smyrna Police officers were called to a home on the 700 block of Windbirch Trail.

The child was found unresponsive in a vehicle. First responders tried to save the child but they were unsuccessful.

According to Smyrna Police officials, the child likely died from heat exposure.

The investigation is ongoing.

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