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E. Frisullo / 20 Minutes
The fire started under circumstances to be determined in one of the rooms of the institution for the elderly.
This Tuesday, a 90-year-old woman was seriously injured in a fire that broke out in the morning in an Ehpad in Ruoms in Ardèche, the prefecture said on its Twitter account.
Thank you to @ SDISPompiers07 for their rapid intervention following the fire declared in the morning at the EHPAD Le Méridien in #Ruoms
➡️ around 40 👨🚒 deployed
➡️ nearly 100 people taken care of
➡️ 1 90-year-old woman in absolute urgency
➡️ 7 residents to relocate pic.twitter.com/vB7bFQ0nmy
- Prefect of Ardèche (@ Prefet07) April 6, 2021
The victim was helicoptered by the Samu to a hospital center in a state of absolute emergency, according to
Forty firefighters were mobilized to overcome the flames and take care of a hundred people.
Seven residents of the Le Méridien nursing home will have to be relocated to nearby establishments because of the damage caused by the fire, state services specify.
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