ALLENTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — This flu season has been rough and it’s hitting the Lehigh Valley especially hard.Officer Fires Gun During Struggle With Suspect Wanted For Stealing Car, Philadelphia Police Say
It’s so bad there that Lehigh Valley Hospital has had to set up surge tents.
They will allow the hospital to treat the increased number of patients.READ MORE: Federal Fire Safety Policy Inspired By Deadly Fairmount Fire Headed To US House Floor For Vote
They are outside the emergency rooms at the Cedar Crest and Muhlenberg campuses.Report: Phillies' Bryce Harper Expected To Need Surgery For Fractured Left Thumb
The last time Lehigh Valley Hospital had to use the tents was in 2013.