CHICAGO – A child is recovering after being left in a hot car in a parking lot.
Emergency crews were called to a Portillo’s in the 1000 block of S. Clinton around 11:30 a.m. today. They were responding to reports of a child left alone in a vehicle.
Crews removed the child who was treated at the scene.
A witness posted a photo on social media and applauded the staff’s efforts.
The driver of the car was placed in custody and charges are pending.