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Armenia explosion linked to oxygen cylinder

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Staff Writer | October 1, 2018
Armenia’s Ministry of Health provided more details about an explosion in St. Gregory the Enlightener medical center in the capital city Yerevan.
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Asia   The explosion was reported of September 25 morning
The explosion was reported of September 25 morning. An oxygen cylinder reportedly exploded in the medical center killing an employee born in 1978.

"As a result of the explosion of the oxygen cylinder that occurred at the oxygen station of the medical center, a technician was killed and another worker with minor injuries was immediately hospitalized in the same hospital where he received the necessary medical assistance,’ the ministry said in a press release.

According to preliminary data, the cylinder does not belong to the hospital. The police have launched an investigation into the incident.