Ga. toddler left in van, dies

JONESBORO, Ga. --  Authorities say a 2-year-old child has died after being left in a van outside a Clayton County day-care center.

Clayton County police Lt. Tina Daniel tells the Atlanta Journal-Constitution the toddler was left in the van for at least two hours Monday after a field trip to a Chuck E. Cheese's restaurant.

Daniel said the toddler, whose name was not released, was taken to Southern Regional Medical Center but did not survive.

Clayton County Police Officer John Schneller said the daycare center is on Thrasher Court near Jonesboro.

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