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COEUR D ALENE, Idaho -- The father of a two-year-old -- who was arrested Sunday on child endangerment charges -- said he simply forgot about his son when he left the house for work.

Hours later, the boy was found by himself along a busy Coeur d Alene road.

The boy was taken into protective custody after a couple of Good Samaritans found him standing alone near the intersection of Government Way and Park Avenue Sunday afternoon.

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