Car Seat Harness Strangles Baby

Baby Dies While Sleeping in Car Seat

Parents may hesitate when forced to wake up a baby who's fallen asleep in her car seat — even if they move the car seat into the house — but they shouldn’t think twice. As tragic proof, an Omaha, NE, 1-year-old recently died while sleeping in his car seat because, as he moved, the harness wrapped around his neck and strangled him, The Stir reports.

To find out what’s happening to Elizabeth Harding, the day care worker who left the boy sleeping in his car seat with the harness unbuckled, read the whole story on The Stir.

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