9:35am update – Two children have been admitted to the Children’s Hospital, and another 14 are being evaluated and treated. 14 children have been treated and released at Scott & White Hospital – Temple, with one adult being admitted.
Concerned families should call 254-724-0016 for information.
The hospital remains open and operating while the Emergency Department staff evaluate and treat arriving victims. As the Level 1 trauma center for the region, Scott & White Hospital – Temple is communicating and coordinating with emergency responders to provide care for victims.
At this time, all elective surgeries and procedures at the Scott & White Temple – Hospital continue to be performed on schedule. If that should change, we will make public announcements to the news media and with information on our website.