Garden hose dangers

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Two years ago a Las Vegas child received second-degree burns on 30 percent of his body after being sprayed with water from a hose left out in the sun.

As temperatures rise, so does the water temperature of undrained hoses.

It's a good reminder to leave the water running from your garden hose before you start watering, filling pools, or bathing your pets to prevent burns from scalding water.

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