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Friday, October 18, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Boy, 6, found in Oregon car trunk; critically injured

Associated Press

PORTLAND – Authorities say a 6-year-old boy in southern Oregon was flown to a hospital after his parents discovered him in the trunk of a car, suffering from a heat-related illness.

KDRV-TV reported police in Medford are trying to determine why the boy was in the trunk of the compact car on a warm Tuesday afternoon. The critically injured child was taken to a hospital in Portland.

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