More details about explosion at Yerevan hospital provided

More details about explosion at Yerevan hospital provided

Armenia’s Ministry of Health provided more details about an explosion at St. Gregory the Enlightener medical center in Yerevan.

The explosion was reported this morning. An oxygen cylinder reportedly exploded in the medical center killing an employee born in 1978.

"As a result of the explosion of the oxygen cylinder that occurred at the oxygen station of the medical center, a technician was killed and another worker with minor injuries was immediately hospitalized in the same hospital where he received the necessary medical assistance," ARKA cited the ministry's press release as saying

According to preliminary data, the cylinder does not belong to the hospital. The police have launched an investigation into the incident.

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