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Triple digit temperatures could  be a thing of the past, for now.

Daniel Starks / KETR

Northeast Texans are catching another glimpse this week of what became routine last year, triple digit streaks.

For the first time this year, North Texas experienced triple digit heat on Sunday.

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They say that April showers bring May flowers, but in our case it's bringing May heat!

Record heat claims life of Commerce woman

Aug 9, 2011

Commerce Police are reporting the death of a 48-year-old woman in what is believed another heat-related case in Texas.

At around 7 p.m. Sunday, emergency crews responded to Regency Square Apartments in the 2300 block of Washington Street to a call of a deceased person.

According to a release from the department, Jannell Kay Rich may have died as a result of the heat along with underlying medical problems.