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Heat emergency at Arlington cemetery

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Emergency workers were called to Arlington National Cemetery Sunday because people were having trouble in the scorching weather.

Arlington County Fire and Rescue crews responded to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier around 3:30 p.m. Sunday for a report of multiple people complaining of heat-related issues.

Arlington Fire Spokesperson Lt. Gregg Karl says one person required medical attention. Two additional patients were evaluated on scene, but not taken to a hospital.

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