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More Than 200 People Treated For Heat Exposure At Warped Tour

Posted: 2:14 PM, Jul 10, 2018
Updated: 2018-07-11 03:36:19Z
Multiple Treated For Heat At Warped Tour
Multiple Treated For Heat At Warped Tour

Hundreds of people were treated for heat exposure at the Van’s Warped Tour at the Nashville Fairgrounds. 

The event got underway Tuesday morning and lasts until 9 p.m. 

Joseph Pleasant with the Nashville Fire Department said more than 200 people were treated for heat related illnesses and 30 people were transported to the hospital.

A total of 28 people were transported to the hospital during the Let Freedom Sing on July 4, in downtown Nashville.

Last year, some 15,000 attended the festival.