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Fire at hospital in Baku extinguished, patients evacuated

Event 09:30 30 Oct, 2022
About 10 fire engines were involved in the area
Fire at hospital in Baku extinguished, patients evacuated

The fire at the Baku Health Center has been extinguished, the Ministry of Emergency Situations said, Qazet.az reports.

"The fire at the Baku Health Center, located in the Nasimi district of Baku city, was localized and extinguished in a short time as a result of the quick intervention of the fire protection units of the Ministry of Emergency Situations," said Ministry.

Ministry noted that additional information will be provided.

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Fire breaks out at hospital "Baku Health Center" in Baku, Azerbaijan, APA reports. 

Patients and employees were evacuated from the hospital due to the fire,

The electricity supply to the hospital building was stopped due to the fire.

Patients with serious illnesses were quickly evacuated and transferred to other hospitals.

Regarding the incident, the Ministry of Emergency Situations announced a second-level call.

About 10 fire engines were involved in the area.

Fire at hospital in Baku extinguished, patients evacuated
Fire at hospital in Baku extinguished, patients evacuated