Checkup Newsroom (heat stroke)

2019
July
09,
2019
| 05:40 PM America/Chicago
Already this summer, the Emergency Department at Cook Children’s has treated kids for heat-related illnesses. And that’s before things really heat up as we head into the warmest months of the year. The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has is...
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2018
May
18,
2018
| 05:33 PM America/Chicago
A 7-month-old baby girl from Eagle Pass, Texas, died yesterday after her father apparently forgot to take the child to daycare and left her inside his locked automobile. This was the first pediatric vehicular heatstroke death in Texas in 2018 and ...
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2017
June
26,
2017
| 06:33 PM America/Chicago
A 3-year-old from Fort Worth died over the weekend after he climbed into a non-working vehicle. The Star-Telegram reported police believe the boy was in the car for 45 minutes before he was found. Temperatures reached 100 degrees in Tarrant County...
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