Michigan toddler dies after her head gets stuck in car window, police say

Police: Toddler dies after her head gets stuck in car window

DETROIT — A Michigan toddler died last week after authorities said her head became stuck in a car's power window in Detroit.

According to WXYZ-TV, Kierre Allen, 2, was inside the parked 2005 Mazda 3 with her father, who had fallen asleep, last Monday when the window somehow closed on her head, authorities said. The 21-year-old man awoke to find the child caught in the window, he told police.

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Kierre's uncle took the pair to a nearby hospital as the father tried to revive the girl, WJBK-TV reported. Doctors said she was dead when she arrived.

Police arrested the girl's father, who had outstanding traffic warrants, authorities said. He has not been charged in connection with Kierre's death, the Detroit News reported.