Decatur Fire Dept. conducting car seat safety checks


DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - The Decatur Fire Department is holding an event to make sure children are properly buckled into car seats.

From 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Friday, you can bring your car seat to Decatur Fire Station #1 in the 1400 block of N. Water St.

Car seat technicians will check seats and teach parents and caregivers about proper installation.

Income eligible households may also be able to get a new car seat for just $30. There are a limited number available. Call (309) 307-3334 for an appointment.

WAND will have more on the car seat safety checks on-air tonight.

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