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Ramapo Police Issue Warning About Children As Hot Weather Approaches

The Ramapo Police Department is asking parents and caregivers who drive to be mindful of child passengers as the warm weather approaches.
The Ramapo Police Department is asking parents and caregivers who drive to be mindful of child passengers as the warm weather approaches. Photo Credit: Facebook

RAMAPO, N.Y. -- As the warm weather of the summer nears, Ramapo police are warning parents about the dangers of leaving children is hot cars.

On average, 38 children die under such circumstances annually, according to the department, which noted that "even the best of parents or caregivers can unknowingly leave a sleeping baby in the car."

The department urges everyone who drives with a child to double check the back seat to make sure all children are out of the vehicle before exiting for an extended period.

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