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Moorhead infant dies after she was left in car seat for 'extended period of time'

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By Wendy Reuer / The Forum

MOORHEAD – A 5-month-old baby girl died here Tuesday night after she was left in her car seat in a vehicle.


Police Lt. Chris Carey said officers, along with Moorhead Fire and F-M Ambulance crew members, responded to the report of an unresponsive child at 1103 19th St. S. around 8:22 p.m.

Carey said the girl had been left in a minivan for an “extended period of time,” possibly hours.

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