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Several Tenn. firefighters treated for heat-related illness

Back-to-back fires and extreme temperatures take toll on volunteers

Bob Fowler
The News Sentinel

CLINTON, Tenn. — With firefighters working in extreme temperatures, several had to be treated for heat-related symptoms on the scene while combating a blaze on July 4, an Anderson County Sheriff's Department report indicates.

And members of one department that went to the Leach Lane blaze had back-to-back responses, going from there to a trailer fire in the Briceville area, said Tony Errington, chief of the Briceville Volunteer Fire Department.

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