EMSA has issued the first medical heat alert of the year.
According to EMSA, as of 2:00 Wednesday afternoon, five patients have been treated with heat-related symptoms. Two of the five were taken to local hospitals.
EMSA suggests six tips to stay healthy in the heat:
Right now there are several cooling stations open as well at:
The Salvation Army Center of Hope
102 N. Denver Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Tulsa County Social Services Cooling station
2401 Charles Page Blvd.
Tulsa OK 74127
8:30 am – 8:00 pm
Dennis R. Neill Equality Center
621 East 4th Street
Tulsa, OK 74120
Noon to 9 pm 7-days a week
John 3:16 Mission
506 N. Cheyenne
Tulsa, Okla. 74103
EMSA says Senior Nutrition sites throughout Tulsa are also available as cooling stations.
You can also dial 211 for more information.