BALTIMORE, Md. - The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene reports two people died last week from the heat.
According to a release from the department, these are the first heat-related deaths of the year.
Few details were released, but one of heat victims is a woman from Harford County and the other is a man in Baltimore County.
Both died the week of June 17.
There were 17 heat-related deaths last year.