Coroner confirms Vestavia Hills 1-year-old left in vehicle died from hyperthermia

At the scene in Vestavia Hills where a 1-year-old child was found in a locked vehicle

The Jefferson County Coroner confirms the 1-year-old child left in a vehicle was a hot-car death victim.

The afternoon of April 7 police received a call of a child left in a car. That car was in the parking lot of an office building off Columbiana Road. When officers arrived the father already had the child outside the vehicle.

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