BURLESON (CBSDFW.COM) – The death of a one-year-old boy in Burleson is under investigation after police say he was left in a hot car Friday.READ MORE: Rangers Mascot 'Captain' Brings Holiday Cheer, Gifts To Kids In Hospital
According to police, the boy was discovered inside the vehicle by his mother Friday night.READ MORE: Cyclist Dies After Being Struck While Leaving Driveway In Red Oak
The child was apparently left in the car for about five hours while the mother was visiting a family member.
The temperature Friday was in the low 80’s.MORE NEWS: Dallas Police Searching For Road Rage Driver Who Shot & Killed Man Along North Central Expressway
Police say this is an ongoing investigation and are still determining if charges will be filed.