One child dead, second rushed to hospital after being found in car
Investigation underway near Grand Junction
Two young children were found in a car near Grand Junction Tuesday evening. One was dead, the other was airlifted to the hospital.
The children were ages 2 and 4 according to The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel.
KJCT-TV reports that authorities received a call for help from a vehicle parked near the Powderhorn Mountain Resort in Mesa County around 6:30 Tuesday evening.
Firefighters and Mesa County Sheriff's deputies responded to the call, and the sheriff's office has confirmed that one of the children did pass away.
A second child was airlifted to Saint Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction.
The circumstances surrounding this incident have not yet been released.
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