Q: Car lost power and stalled

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My car has a mileage of approximately 60,000 miles. It has an automatic transmission. Recently, it has been stalling. When it happened, the weather was very hot and I was driving a longer distance. The AC was on. It was first losing power and eventually stalled. I pulled over and tried to restart it. Then, while idling, the RPM was around 250. I attempted to put it in gear but it stalled once again so I turned it off completely for about 20 minutes and then managed to start it up. Any ideas what could cause this?

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