UPDATE: Four confirmed dead in quarry explosion in Saint Lucia
PRESS RELEASE – Tuesday’s massive explosion in Cul-de-Sac triggered the full mass casualty response from the Victoria Hospital as the casualties came steaming into the Accident and Emergency Department.
A total of 15 patients presented at the hospital suffering from various injuries with some requiring immediate surgical procedures.
One patient succumbed to his injuries while others were stabilised.
Additional nurses, doctors, ancillary and admin staff responded quickly to manage the injured as well as the friends and family members who arrived on the scene.
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