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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Hospital Fire Kills One




MOSCOW -- A fire broke out in a Moscow psychiatric hospital late Wednesday, killing one patient and severely injuring another, Interfax reported.


The blaze erupted shortly before midnight on the second floor of the capital's Alexeyev Hospital, the news agency said. It said that patients had fled the building, but had all been accounted for after the fire had been brought under control.


No other details, including what caused the fire, were given.