Romanian officers say a hearth at a hospital treating COVID-19 sufferers has killed 10 individuals and critically injured seven others.
The blaze unfold by the intensive care ward designated for individuals with COVID-19 sufferers on the public hospital within the northern metropolis of Piatra Neamt, stated Irina Popa, the spokeswoman for the native Emergency Conditions Inspectorate.
Popa stated all the individuals who died or had been injured in Saturday’s fireplace besides one had been hospital sufferers.
Romanian well being minister, Nelu Tataru, informed native media the fireplace was “probably triggered by a brief circuit.”
Piatra Neamt is about 353 kilometers (219 miles) north of Romania’s capital, Bucharest.