Police Lt. Andy Harvey says a relative told investigators that
she had taken the child's mother to work Thursday morning and was
to have taken the child to a daycare center. She went on to make
other stops, though, and forgot to deliver the child. She returned
to the family home and left the child in the car by mistake with
the windows rolled up.
A neighbor discovered the unconscious baby in the car about 1:30
p.m. and called authorities. The child was taken to Methodist
Charlton Medical Center, where she was declared dead.
No charges have been filed. The child's identity hasn't been