Casualties Reported After Fire Breaks Out at COVID-19 Hospital in North Macedonia

A fire broke out at a local COVID-19 hospital in Tetovo, North Macedonia, on the evening of September 8, according to local reports.

Around two dozen patients were reportedly being treated in the hospital.

On Twitter, North Macedonian Health Minister Venko Filipce said at least 10 people had died. As of the early hours of September 9, the cause of the explosion was not reported.

This video taken by Ozan Bekir shows the fire. Credit: Ozan Bekir via Storyful

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