Keep kids out of hot cars

...rates of child vehicular heat stroke death incidents. The nonprofit safety organization Kids and Cars states that, in a parked car, the temperature can rise to 125 degrees in minutes, even with the windows slightly opened. In addition, children...

Drugged Ga. man leaves trail of destruction, police say

...where Gossett struck a lamp post at the city's community center, drove through the parking lot and crashed into a parked car, then drove across the street and into a cemetery, according to a Jackson County sheriff's report.The man then...

Two Augusta mothers charged after children left unattended

One mother abandoned her 2-year-old son at a street corner. The other mother left her daughters, ages 12 and 15, alone in a parked car while she went to work.

Cold-blooded act in a hot car

...American subculture that fosters the jaw-dropping detachment necessary for a mother to leave a newborn baby alone in a parked car.There would be little need to ponder the erosion of traditional family values ? such as waiting to have children until...

2 injured in Aiken County shootings

...another shooting in the 100 block of Laurel Avenue. Witnesses said a white car drove by, firing several shots into a parked car. No one was hurt, according to the statement.Deputies are investigating the shootings as separate incidents. Anyone...

3 dead in Ga. restaurant shooting

...ex-wife both died of gunshot wounds to their heads, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. The deputy found a parked car with both bodies. Chumley had killed his ex-wife then shot himself in the head, he said. Chumley had a reputation...

18-year-old is arrested in weekend carjackings

...police Monday after he crashed his stolen vehicle into a parked car and a house. Matthew Terence Roberts, 18, of the 3000...jumped out of the moving vehicle, which crashed into a parked car. The vehicle bounced off the car and rolled down a nearby...

Man kills self outside Georgia courthouse

...The street between the Glynn County courthouse and jail was shut down Thursday afternoon after a man shot himself in a parked car. Brunswick police Chief Tobe Green, who was at the scene, said a man had suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound...

South Georgia driver texting, hits police car

...Pathfinder being driven by 22-year-old Lauren Owens around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday. Officials say Owens ran into a parked car after she hit the police cruiser. Police say Owens was checking her phone for a text message at the time of the accident...

Man gets probation for threatening good Samaritan

...judge he was on his way home from Bible study the evening of July 18, 2012, when he saw a man abusing a woman in a parked car.Walker said he stopped his vehicle and called 911, talking loudly so the assailant would hear him. The man stopped...