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
Pets are just like people, and they shouldn't be exposed to extreme temperatures without proper care. "They can get heat stroke , or worst of all die from the heat," Biggs said. High school football players are practicing this week with helmets and
dead," said Sewell. It seems cases of heat exhaustion in dogs are on the rise this year. The reason ..... said Biggs. "Your dogs are going to have a heat stroke or die." Signs of heat exhaustion or stroke include extreme fatigue, imbalance
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has several tips to prevent heatstroke . For more information, visit: http://www.nhtsa.gov/safety/ hyperthermia . Copyright 2013 WSMV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.
out of the sun and take frequent breaks if working outside. Hot and humid conditions increase the risk of heat exhaustion or heat stroke , and heat - not tornadoes, floods or hurricanes - remains the leading cause of weather-related deaths