Excessive warmth wave takes a deadly toll
National weather service.
Steve Mitchell, MD, Medical Director, Emergency Department, UW Medicine / Harborview Medical Center, Seattle.
Lisa Jaffe, freelance journalist, Seattle.
Elisa Claassen, office worker and photographer, Noonsack, WA.
CDC: “Warning Signs and Symptoms of Heat-Related Disease.”
King County District Court.
Sean McGann, MD, Philadelphia ambulance; Spokesman for the American College of Emergency Physicians.
Delia Hernandez, Oregon Health Department spokesperson.
Statement, British Columbia Coroners Service, June 30, 2021.
Captain Timothy R. Fox, Oregon State Police spokesman.