UPMC hospital reopens 1 month after fire

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The 47-bed health center evacuated its 14 clients Sept. 10 after a fire emerged in a service tunnel that runs under the road and connects the boiler room to the medical facility. No injuries were reported and fire teams included the fire to the tunnel structure outside the medical facility..

” We are safe, we are cleaner than ever and were open for service on Monday early morning at 6 a.m.,” Ron Reynolds, president of UPMC Lock Haven and UPMC Muncy (Pa.), informed The Express.

UPMC Lock Haven (Pa.) reopened Oct. 12, about one month after a fire prompted it to evacuate patients and shut down, according to PennLive.

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Monday, October 12th, 2020

The need to completely clean up the hospital due to smoke that entered the center throughout the fire postponed the reopening, a representative informed PennLive..