Breaking News

Another heat death suspected

Updated: 2013-07-13T01:16:13Z

The death of a woman born in 1937 is suspected to be heat-related, the Kansas City Health Department reported Friday.

There has been one confirmed heat death on the Missouri side so far this year. There are now six cases under investigation by the Jackson County Medical Examiner’s office.

| The Star

Deal Saver Subscribe today!


The Kansas City Star is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

The Kansas City Star uses Facebook's commenting system. You need to log in with a Facebook account in order to comment. If you have questions about commenting with your Facebook account, click here