No one hurt after fire at old people’s home in Rabat

No one was hurt after a fire in one of the rooms at an old people’s home run by the Church. In a statement issued by the Curia, said that the fire developed at Saura Home in Rabat.

Two residents needed treatment for smoke inhalation. A nurse and a carer too needed treatment.

The Curia said that the fire was put out by workers at the home before the firefighters arrived.

Medical assistance and the Police were immediately called for assistance.

Saura Home accommodates 61 elderly people. The care institution is currently under lockdown as part of the measures to avoid the spread or transmission of coronavirus.