JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) – It was just after 4:30pm Monday when the mother of a small child accidentally locked her child in the car along with her keys. Quick response by firefighters from the Jacksboro Fire Department remedied the situation.

The mother parked in the Walmart parking lot, and the car locked after she got out of the car to go around and get her child. She immediately called 911for help.

The temperature was 82 degrees under a sunny sky as the child sat in the non-running car. The youngster was reported as fine. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 10/02/2023-5PM)