Richmond police investigate 6-year-old boy's death after he's
found inside family vehicle
Texas (KTRK) -- A 6-year-old boy's death Friday afternoon is
serving as a stark reminder for southeast Texas families about
the punishing heat during the weekend ahead.
Police Department said officers responded to a call of an
unresponsive child in the 100 block of Douglas Street.
According to police, the victim's family noticed he was missing
and later found him a family vehicle.
rushed the child to the Oak Bend Emergency Room, where he was
Police told Eyewitness News the vehicle
was off and hot when the boy was found. The incident is being
investigated as heat-related.
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