Parents fight for stricter laws after 3-yr-old son died in hot day care van

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HOUSTON – It’s been two years since 3-yr-old Raymond Pryer, Jr., better known as RJ, died after being left in a hot daycare van. Now his family continues to fight in his honor for stricter laws to prevent this from happening to any other child.

CW39 Houston’s sat down with the Pryers as the fight to keep their son’s memory alive. 

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