Erlanger’s health related injuries during the eclipse

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Erlanger Health System reports that their medical teams were kept busy during the eclipse on Monday.

Officials report treating victims from seven wrecks that could be attributed to the eclipse.

Most were rear-enders.

A pedestrian was also hit about that time, but they cannot verify if it was eclipse related.

Doctors also treated one patient complaining of suffering from eye discomfort and dizziness after watching the eclipse.

But there was one upside.

The hospital also welcomed a baby during the eclipse.

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