El Reno Father Arrested After Toddler Dies In Hot Car


Thursday, August 2nd 2018, 11:16 pm
By: News 9


The El Reno Police Department says the father of a toddler who died in a hot car Thursday has been arrested.

Police confirmed to News 9 that the toddler's father, 33-year-old Adam Kolar, was arrested Friday. His 3-year-old son died after being found unresponsive in a parked vehicle.

According to the report, emergency crews were called to the scene in the 1200 block of S. Hoff Avenue around 4:50 p.m. Thursday.

Officers immediately performed life-saving measures on the child. He was then transported to a local hospital, but was pronounced dead a short time later. 

Police said Kolar showed signs of being intoxicated at the time of his arrest. 

The investigation is ongoing.