Sioux City child dies after being left inside hot car

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SIOUX CITY, Iowa Authorities say a 16-month-old girl died after being left inside a hot vehicle in Sioux City.

The Sioux City Police Department says officers dispatched around 4 p.m. Sunday found the toddler unconscious.

The National Weather Service says the temperature was 98 degrees at the time. The girl was pronounced dead later at a hospital.

It's unclear how long the child had been left alone in the vehicle.