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Baby dies after father forgets her in hot pickup truck

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. - A baby is dead after she was reportedly left in a truck all day. 

According to a tweet from Nashville police, it was a 1-year-old girl who died. She was left in a car seat in the truck. 

Police say the truck was parked at the family's East Nashville home. The tweet says, "Adoptive father reportedly forgot about the child after dropping off her sibling at daycare."

Another tweet says the adoptive mother found the baby in the evening. She was pronounced dead upon arrival at Vanderbilt Hospital.

Police say this happened yesterday, May 23. Reports say temperatures in Nashville were in the 80s. 

According to police, this investigation is ongoing. 

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