The Flora-Bama-Jama free concert featuring Kenny Chesney is scheduled today and heat exhaustion has already shown to be a problem. Many concertgoers have waited for hours in the hot midday sun for the concert to begin, causing
Vanderbilt University Medical Center. The crash scene tied up traffic for hours, and a paramedic and firefighter suffered from heat exhaustion . No citations have been issued at this time, but the THP says criminal charges are pending. Copyright 2014 WSMV (Meredith
released from the hospital on Monday. Vanderbilt's LifeFlight team treated more than 500 people during the music festival for everything from blisters to heat exhaustion . Copyright 2014 WSMV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.
indicate that eight children have already died this year due to heat stroke . None of those fatalities were in Tennessee. According to the latest statistics, there were 44 heat stroke deaths involving children in the United States in 2013. Experts
Mount Arrat Road, and fireworks were going off while crews tried to put the blaze out. One firefighter was treated for heat exhaustion but is expected to be OK. WLX Radio reports the fire started around 11 p.m. Monday, and firefighters worked into the
unattended children from extreme temperatures. In the past, some rescuers have broken windows to try and save children from heat stroke to only later be sued. Now, officials want to give citizens the means to break a window legally if they're ever in this
The Rutherford County Sheriff's Office is making some changes after a K-9 officer collapsed in the heat over the weekend.
times by yellow jackets when they swarmed and chased her back inside her house. "Last year, we were doing segments on heat exhaustion , because there were incredibly hot days. We've been blessed not to have that kind of heat this year, but people are
were taking part in the search. Extra units were called out to provide water, and some officers had to be treated for heat exhaustion , La Vergne public information officer Kathy Tyson told Channel 4. Troopers said they decided to call off the search Saturday