Fire Reported at Wheeling Hospital


Several fire departments are on the scene at Wheeling Hospital after reports of a fire near the Intensive Care Unit.

According to Gregg Warren, a battery charger started to smoke in a room where batteries are charged. Because of the smoke, they removed several patients out of an ICU room and took them to a other rooms where they will receive the same care. Warren says the situation is now under control and Panhandle Cleaning and Restoration are cleaning the area. The people who were in ICU will be moved back as soon as possible.

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