January 23, 2021
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1-year-old dies in hot car after dad won’t break window

When Sidney Deal found his 1-year-old daughter locked inside his new car Monday afternoon, he asked his girlfriend to call his insurance company about sending a locksmith, the Las Vegas Sun reported.

But after 20 minutes of haggling over the cost, Deal told her to hang up and went outside to flag down a passing police officer at 3:30 p.m., according to the publication.

The officer offered to break a window or call a tow truck, but Deal instead asked him to call his brother, KMOV reported. When his brother arrived, Deal asked him to call their mother to summon a locksmith using her insurance.

His brother wrapped his T-shirt around his fist and prepared to break a window on the Nissan Altima, but Deal stopped him and said he could not afford to replace it, KLAS reported.

Deal eventually permitted the officer to break a window on the car,

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Jamie Redknapp speaks on dad Harry’s struggles to discuss 1990 crash

Harry Redknapp, left and his son Jamie at the HMV Football Extravaganza at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London. (Photo by Ian West - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)
Harry Redknapp, left and his son Jamie at the HMV Football Extravaganza at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London. (Photo by Ian West – PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)

Jamie Redknapp has spoken out about how his father Harry Redknapp has struggled to talk about the horrific 1990 car crash he was involved in.

The accident took place in Italy after the country’s team played Ireland in a match when the minivan Harry was traveling in collided with a car, killing three young Italians and his West Ham teammate Brian Tiler who was sitting in Harry’s usual seat on the bus.

While the 73-year-old has found it difficult to talk about the harrowing accident with his son, he opened up to talk about it for Jamie’s new book Me, Family and the Making of a Footballer.

Read more: Louise Redknapp ‘still loves’ ex husband Jamie

Harry Redknapp of Rest of the World walks out for the second half during the Soccer Aid for Unicef 2020 match between England and Rest of the World at Old Trafford on September 06, 2020 in Manchester, England. (Photo by John Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)
Harry Redknapp of Rest
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