Iran: 9 People Killed In A Hospital Fire Northern Rasht City


(MENAFN- Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) TEHRAN: June 18 (KUNA) -- A fire ripped through a private hospital in the northern Iranian city of Rasht on Tuesday, killing at least nine people and injuring many, officials said.
Mohammad Taghi Ashoubi, head of Gilan University of Medical Sciences, told journalists said that all " nine patients who were in the intensive care unit had died from the fire accident."
An electric short circuit in the basement "which harbors the intensive care unit "malfunctioned, causing the fire to erupt, local sources added. (end)
mw





MENAFN18062024000071011013ID1108344751


Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)

Legal Disclaimer:
MENAFN provides the information “as is” without warranty of any kind. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the accuracy, content, images, videos, licenses, completeness, legality, or reliability of the information contained in this article. If you have any complaints or copyright issues related to this article, kindly contact the provider above.