First heat stroke fatal victim of the summer in Mexicali

“Extremely high temperatures will be recorded this summer season in the state capital, so it is important to follow the recommendations of the health sector”, said Dr. Néstor Saúl Hernández Milán, Director of Health Services in the state.

On the other hand, Chief of Epidemiology of the Ministry of Health, Dr. Efrén Zazueta, reported that on May 31 the first death due to heat stroke in Mexicali was recorded. An 85-year-old woman who was located on the Mexicali-Tijuana highway.

Reports indicate that the person was collecting aluminum cans on the edge of the road. She was transferred by the Red Cross paramaedics to the General Hospital and died on May 31 at 10:30 in the morning due to heat stroke and myocardial infarction.


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