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France: At least one dead after fire breaks out in Paris retirement home

4 16.09.2019 Инфо

W/S Fire trucks; tape cordoning off area, Paris
SOT, Eric Moulin, Paris Fire Brigade Spokesperson (French): "When we arrived on the scene, the fire was located in a room. A heavy and toxic smoke was spreading in the corridors. Unfortunately, one man died, and two ladies are in critical condition. One is 96 years old and the other one is 88 years old."
M/S Emergency workers; woman on wheelchair
SOT, Eric Moulin, Paris Fire Brigade Spokesperson (French): "Three more people were slightly injured, including one firefighter. Seven people were also rescued by the Paris firefighters. The fire safety system of the building worked well and allowed people to get out quickly."
C/U Rod of Asclepius symbol on medical service vehicle
SOT, Eric Moulin, Paris Fire Brigade Spokesperson (French): "156 firefighters from 20 different fire stations were dispatched."
M/S Fire trucks
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At least one person died and two more remain in "critical condition" in Paris on Sunday, after a fire broke out in a retirement home for the dependent elderly (EHPAD) in the 16th arrondissement of the French capital.
According to Paris Fire Brigade Spokesperson Eric Moulin, the two injured women are 96 and 88 years old. Moulin noted that "three more persons were slightly injured, including one firefighter. Seven people were also rescued by the Paris firefighters."
Some 156 firefighters from 20 different fire stations were reportedly deployed to the scene.