More Than 150 People Treated For Heat-related Illnesses During Rams Game

FILE – In this Aug. 13, 2016, file photo, The take the field at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum for a preseason NFL game against the in Los Angeles.( AP)

Authorities said nearly 160 were treated for heat-related illnesses during the Los Angeles Rams’ first regular-season home game.

Fire Department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart tells of those treated, 14 people were taken to the hospital but none were in critical condition.

More than 91,000 people attended the game at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum as downtown baked in 90 -degree weather.

The National Weather Service said a weak onshore flow pushed the mercury across the country where temperatures hit the 80 s and 90 s in many spots, while temperatures in inland areas hit triple digits.

Downtown San Francisco hit 86 degrees the second warmest day so far this year.

In Southern California, a red flag warning of extreme fire danger was in effect until noon Monday.

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