Dangers of leaving children inside a vehicle

The mercury is rising outside, which means it TMs time to review those heat safety tips.

Be sure to dress appropriately, wear light colored, loose fitting clothing, keep yourself hydrated and try to stay indoors as much as possible.

Although there are steps you can take to prevent heat stroke, we see this dangerous and deadly issue yearly.

Parents will leave their children inside vehicles unattended and in the hot summer sun.

Officer Sal Carmona and Detective Rey Delua with the Harlingen Police Department stopped by Action 4 Sunrise to discuss why even one minute can claim a life.