Heat-Related Deaths

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Three More Heat-Related Deaths Bring Total To 22 In A Week

Autopsies conducted Wednesday determined three more people have died in part from the recent heat, raising the total to 22 heat-related deaths in Cook County in a week.


Cook County Medical Examiner's Office

Heat A Factor In Six Deaths In Cook County So Far

The third straight day of triple digit heat has led to the deaths of at least six people, authorities said on Friday.