Lexington Health Department

Local/Regional News
7:47 am
Thu July 18, 2013

Health Officials Offer Tips For Beating the Heat

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Lexington health officials have some tips for Kentucky residents feeling the effects of this week's hot weather.

High temperatures have been in the 90s around the state for most of the week. A 78-year-old Mason County Alzheimer's patient was found dead of heat exhaustion after wandering away from his home Tuesday in temperatures that rose to 93 degrees.

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