Heat contributes to death of 72-year-old man - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

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Heat contributes to death of 72-year-old man

(WMC-TV) - A 72-year-old male died Wednesday from extreme heat conditions, the Shelby County Health Department said.

It is not known if he had additional health problems.  Heat was listed as a contributing factor and not the main cause of death.

The man had a working air conditioner, but it was blowing hot air.  He also had a working fan, but all the windows were closed.

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