S.C. mother, man face murder charges after 13-year-old girl with special needs dies in vehicle 08/07/2019 11:08 am PDT Comments WGHP / Colleton County via WGHP: COLLETON COUNTY, S.C. (WGHP) -- Two people are facing charges after a 13-year-old girl with special needs died in a vehicle Monday, according to WCIV. Someone had reported a child who was locked in a car and not breathing on the 11000 block of U.S. 21 in Colleton County, South Carolina. Crews responded just before 5 p.m. By the time officials arrived, family had already pulled the girl from the car, but in the words of Colleton County Fire-Rescue Chief Barry McRoy, she was “beyond help," WCIV reports. The girl's mother, Rita Pangalangan, 49, and Larry King, 41, have been charged with murder. The Colleton County School District lists Pangalangan as an employee in early childhood education. MORE: SC mother, man face murder charges after 13-year-old girl with special needs dies in vehicle - WGHP #HotCar #HotCarDeath #SouthCarolina #WGHP Related Stories 'Snake-throwing carjacker' accused of stealing SUV, causing over $17K in damage Hot-car death twins’ dad asked wife to pick up babies as he left work Daycare worker accused of hitting baby boy in face Man arrested after allegedly forgetting child in hot car Mom arrested for leaving toddler in hot car while at DCS appointment Dad of twins who died in hot car gets support from crowd in hearing Man found after search for allegedly killing mother in front of 5 kids Couple accused of falsifying overseas adoption documents Deputy saves 12-day-old baby during traffic stop 'Devastated' mom of twins who died in hot car still loves husband Woman arrested for allegedly leaving baby, toddler in car while she shopped Mom pleads guilty to child neglect after leaving child in hot car Who killed Amber Berbiglia? Police, family seek clues in cold case Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.