Child Found In Car In Providence Village Has Died

PROVIDENCE VILLAGE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A 4-year-old boy who was found unresponsive by family members inside a vehicle on Thursday afternoon died today, police said.

Kaysen Neyland was pronounced dead at Children’s Medical Center in Dallas, where he had been airlifted after his discovery.

The boy was found outside a home in the 10000 block of Franklin Street just before 5 p.m. June 20.

“This remains an on-going investigation involving multiple state and local agencies,” said Aubrey Police Chief Charles Kreidler. “Any conclusions drawn at this point are speculative and could be determinental to our investigation as we continue our pursuit of information in this case.”

It’s not known how long the child was in the vehicle before being found by the family member.

Police said further investigation is necessary and no criminal charges have been filed at this point.

An autopsy will be performed by the Dallas County Medical Examiner, police said.

Temperatures were in the mid-90s around 5:00 p.m. Thursday.

The police department has reported the incident to the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, as required by statute, and as part of the continued investigation the department has requested their assistance.