Survivors packed into deadly hot truck suffer dehydration, heat stroke

SAN ANTONIO — San Antonio Fire Chief Charles Hood says the many injured survivors taken from the tractor-trailer parked outside a Walmart store were suffering in varying degrees from such injuries as heat stroke and dehydration. Hood told journalists at the scene that paramedics and firefighters who treated the victims found all had accelerated heartbeats…

SAN ANTONIO — San Antonio Fire Chief Charles Hood says the many injured survivors taken from the tractor-trailer parked outside a Walmart store were suffering in varying degrees from such injuries as heat stroke and dehydration. Hood told journalists at the scene that paramedics and firefighters who treated the victims found all had accelerated heartbeats...

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