Authorities are investigating the death of a 2-year-old girl who was left in a vehicle parked at a PATCO station in Camden County, New Jersey.
Police were called Friday afternoon, Aug. 16, to the PATCO Lindenwold station for a report of an unresponsive child locked in a vehicle, 6ABC reported.
Authorities discovered a toddler inside a minivan. They said their efforts to resuscitate the child were unsuccessful.
It’s unknown how long the toddler was inside the vehicle.
Family members said the child suffocated. However, authorities have not yet released a cause of death.
Images from the scene show broken glass beside the minivan. Crime tape is wrapped around surrounding vehicles, and a tarp is draped over the open sliding door of the van.
Officials said they are investigating the circumstances surrounding the child’s death.