Police say child left in hot car for three hours has died

Posted on: 4:46 pm, July 18, 2013, by , updated on: 02:58pm, July 18, 2013


HOMEWOOD, Ala — Alabama’s Jefferson County Coroner’s Office has identified the girl who died after being left in a hot car Wednesday as Gabriella Gi-Ny Luong, 11 months-old.

The child was sent to the hospital after being locked in a vehicle in Homewood.

Medics arrived around 1:20 pm Wednesday, treated the girl and transported the child to the hospital, where she later died.

It’s unknown how long the child was inside the vehicle.

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