Tulsa, Oklahoma -
Six people were transported to local Tulsa hospitals for heat-related symptoms, Thursday, July 11.
Five men and one woman, ages ranging from 21 to 37, were transported to local hospitals in fair conditions after suffering from illnesses caused by the extreme heat.
Emergency service crews urge people to stay hydrated, wear appropriate clothing and locate cooling stations to avoid getting sick.
The following cooling stations are open for business until further notice:
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
Senior Nutrition sites throughout the Tulsa area are also available as Cooling Stations
Dial 2-1-1 for locations, hours and other information. Dial 2-1-1 for more information on applying for a free, loaned air conditioning unit.