Fire at Beersheba Soroka hospital prompts evacuation

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February 27, 2012 12:36

 
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The emergency room of Soroka Medical Center in Beersheba was evacuated on Monday morning after a fire broke out in the basement of the hospital. No one was injured in the incident.

The hospital's emergency room was filled with smoke as a result of the fire which broke out as the result of a faulty lighting fixture.

Firefighters called to the scene successfully extinguished the blaze.

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