More Than 160 Treated at L.A. Rams Game, Mostly for Heat-Related Issues; 14 Hospitalized

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The Seattle Seahawks kick off to the Los Angeles Rams to start the home opening NFL game at the Los Angeles Coliseum on September 18, 2016. (Credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

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More than 160 people were treated Sunday at the Los Angeles Rams’ first regular season game at the Coliseum, mostly for heat-related issues, authorities said.

At least 14 people were taken to the hospital, though none were in critical condition, according to Margaret Stewart, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles Fire Department.

LAFD firefighters responded to 48 incidents and took 11 people to the hospital, Stewart said. American Medical Response took at least three people to the hospital and responded to about 110 incidents.

Temperatures near the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum reached a high of 90 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. About 91,000 people were at the game.

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