Child Fighting For Life After Being Found In Hot Car

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Child Fighting For Life After Being Found In Hot Car 7 News

A young boy had been rushed to hospital after being found in a hot car in Melbourne's west.

The child is fighting for life after one of the eight-year-old's parents found him unresponsive in the vehicle.

Emergency services were called to an address at Maddox Road, Newport shortly after 2.45pm.

The child was transported by ambulance to the hospital in a critical condition.

According to police, it is unclear how the boy came to be in the car, however the incident is not believed to be suspicious at this time.

More to come.

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