Twins’ Deaths In Hot Car Highlight A Preventable Tragedy

It’s happened again: A seemingly loving parent forgets a small child — in this case two children — in the back seat of a car on a hot day, with tragic results.

Juan Rodriguez, 39, who lives in Rockland County, N.Y., is out on bail after being charged with manslaughter in the deaths of his 1-year-old twins, Luna and Phoenix.

As reported by The New York Times, Rodriguez is wracked with grief and is in a “state of disbelief” at what occurred on the morning of Friday, July 26.

According to Rodriguez, as he left his car for work that morning, he was sure that he had