A patient with coronavirus breathes with the help of an oxygen mask at an intensive care unit in the regional hospital in Chernivtsi, western Ukraine on Wednesday. Photo: AP A patient with coronavirus breathes with the help of an oxygen mask at an intensive care unit in the regional hospital in Chernivtsi, western Ukraine on Wednesday. Photo: AP
A patient with coronavirus breathes with the help of an oxygen mask at an intensive care unit in the regional hospital in Chernivtsi, western Ukraine on Wednesday. Photo: AP

One patient killed and one wounded in oxygen explosion at Ukraine hospital

  • This is the second incident in the country this month in which patients have died in a hospital because of oxygen flaring
  • Earlier this month, three patients and a doctor died in a fire in a hospital treating coronavirus cases in Zaporizhzhya, in southeastern Ukraine

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A patient with coronavirus breathes with the help of an oxygen mask at an intensive care unit in the regional hospital in Chernivtsi, western Ukraine on Wednesday. Photo: AP A patient with coronavirus breathes with the help of an oxygen mask at an intensive care unit in the regional hospital in Chernivtsi, western Ukraine on Wednesday. Photo: AP
A patient with coronavirus breathes with the help of an oxygen mask at an intensive care unit in the regional hospital in Chernivtsi, western Ukraine on Wednesday. Photo: AP
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