Toddler dies after rolling vehicle in...

Toddler dies after rolling vehicle into Iowa pond

There are 5 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Sep 17, 2010, titled Toddler dies after rolling vehicle into Iowa pond. In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

Authorities say a 2-year-old girl died after she knocked a vehicle into gear and it rolled down a hill into a pond at her home in southern Iowa.

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Duh

Chesterfield, MO

#1 Sep 17, 2010
So much wrong with this story!
Animal Lover

Fargo, ND

#2 Sep 17, 2010
Where are the parents? Was anyone watching her? What a bunch of dumb butts.... Poor child.
Jesse

Minneapolis, MN

#3 Sep 17, 2010
I'm wondering if the mom was taking groceries into the house and the kid was loose in the car. Mom distracted for a few minutes, bag splits, cell rings.

Sounds like a terrible tragedy.
SAD

Chaska, MN

#4 Sep 17, 2010
what a bunch of judgemental idiots Duh and Animal lover are - poor child but absolutely terrible for the parents too. Imagine how hard it will be to live through this and have a little sympathy before you open your idiot mouths. geesh
tired

Wichita, KS

#5 Sep 18, 2010
By rhe way the article reads, it sounds like the car was equipped with an automatice transmission. None of the cars today can be put into gear with the ignition off and the key removed, and mose can't be put into gear without the brake being depressed. Sounds like a tragic, parents mistake.... Condolences to the family that has to live with the loss.

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