NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — The Tennessee Highway Safety Office is reminding the public of just how quickly a car can overheat.
Leaving pets and children inside cars over the summer is never a good idea, especially during extreme heat.
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A timelapse video showed just how quickly the interior of a car can heat up. In a matter of 15 minutes, the video showed the inside temperature of the car going from 65 to 110 degrees. The camera even overheated and stopped working.
Drivers are reminded to never leave children or pets inside of cars, even for a minute.