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An ambulance driver transports a patient to the hospital. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Health Officials: No Need To Call 911 For Mosquito Bites

With hundreds of human cases of the West Nile Virus being reported across Texas and more than a dozen related deaths in North Texas it seems some people are overreacting and calling 911 when they’re bitten by a mosquito.

CBSDFW.COM–08/24/2012

People are seen through a box fan, trying to keep cool in times of extreme heat. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Organizations Offer Relief From North Texas Heat

The Tarrant County Health Department is reminding people that summer is not over, and residents should take precautions to keep cool during the hottest months of the year.

07/17/2012