DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Approximately 50 attendees of the 2018 AT&T Byron Nelson Classic in South Dallas have been attended to for heat-related issues Dallas-Fire Rescue said Friday afternoon.
Most of them “have been very proactive about treating their symptoms and only needing a place to cool off,” DFR said in a news release.READ MORE: Sacré Bleu! Paris, Texas Police Department Seek Men Who Climbed Iconic Eiffel Tower Causing $10K In Damages
Treatment for these patients have mostly been ice packs, water, being placed by fans or in an air-conditioned tent; with the occasional administration of IV fluids.READ MORE: Mexican Border Cities Receive More Than 1 Million Dozes Of COVID Vaccine From U.S.
One person has had to be taken to the hospital.MORE NEWS: A New Giraffe With A New Name To Boot, 'Lucchese' On Display At Fort Worth Zoo
Dallas Fire-Rescue has EMS crews staffed at the AT&T Byron Nelson Classic all weekend, with a particular focus on heat-related illnesses.