In Arkhangelsk the clinic was evacuated because of chemical spill

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Codecoverage in photopanoramas. Archival photoIn Arkhangelsk the clinic was evacuated because of chemical spill© RIA Novosti / Alexei Codiscovered the image Bank

Experts to investigate the cause of the spill and vaporization of sulfur dioxide in the branch of polyclinic №2 in Arkhangelsk, where he had to evacuate visitors, according to the regional Ministry of health.

«After complaints from visitors institution to the sharp smell and stinging in the eyes of the administration of the clinic informed the Arkhangelsk regional rescue service and announced the evacuation,» — said in the message.

It is noted that in place emergency services arrived and recorded the presence of vapors of sulfur dioxide in one of the premises of the clinic, and was followed by the evacuation of patients and staff.

«After the events to identify the source of the odor and to eliminate it clinic started to work normally. There were no injuries,» — said the Ministry of health.

The causes of the incident are being investigated.

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