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June 19, 2013 at 10:29 AM

Idaho toddler dies after being left in car

AMMON, Idaho (AP) — A 21-month-old southeastern Idaho girl has died after she was left in a vehicle, according to officials with the Bonneville County sheriff’s department.

Deputies and paramedics were called shortly after 5:15 p.m. Tuesday to a residence in Ammon, just east of Idaho Falls, according to the sheriff’s department. CPR was attempted but Elizabeth Randall was pronounced dead at a hospital in Idaho Falls.

The National Weather Service recorded temperatures in the upper 80s and low 90s at the Idaho Falls airport on Tuesday afternoon.

Detectives are investigating and an autopsy is planned.

Officials did not say how long the girl might have been left in the vehicle.

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