On Monday, in the CT laboratory in the Bydgoszcz Ministry of Internal Affairs (MSW) Hospital, the electricity circuits started a fire, and patients had to be evacuated from the premises.The hospital staff evacuated the patients who were waiting for a CT scan in front of the laboratory, and those from the rooms above it.
Nothing happened to anyone – says the officer on duty of the Kujawsko-Pomorskie State Fire Service.
Before the firefighters appeared in the hospital, the staff managed to get everyone to a safe place. 50 patients waiting for a CT were evacuated, and 15 members of the personnel.
It was also necessary to evacuate eight patients from the boards on the floor above the lab.
Four fire squads were sent to the scene of the event , and they brought the fire under control.