Homeless Struggle With Extreme Heat | Nashville, Tennessee | News Channel 5
The near-record temperatures forecasted for this week are an inconvenience for most people. For Nashville’s homeless population, they can be dangerous.
“We’ve seen a trend for the last couple of years, it’s getting hotter and staying hotter actually longer than it normally does,” said Edward Grimes, with the Nashville Rescue Mission. “And when that happens, we really get concerned about things like heat stroke and dehydration.”