Maui child dies after being found in vehicle

Maui child dies after being found in vehicle

LAHAINA, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A 4-year-old girl died Friday after she was found unresponsive in a vehicle in the parking lot of Honokowai Kauhale on Lower Honoapiilani Road, the Maui Police Department said.

Police, Maui firefighters and medics responded to the scene at approximately 1 p.m. and conducted life-saving measures. The Lahaina girl was taken to the Maui Memorial Medical Center for further treatment, but died shortly thereafter.

Maui police said the child was not accidentally left in a hot vehicle and the incident had been reported by a parent. No other information is available until further investigation is completed.

An autopsy will determine the exact cause of death.

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