Patients evacuated from Amsterdam hospital after breached water pipe floods parts of building

September 8, 2015 10:55 AM

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AMSTERDAM – One of Amsterdam's main hospitals is evacuating all its patients after a burst water main caused flooding in parts of the building.

Wouter Bos, chairman of the board of the Free University Medical Center, says no patients are in danger, but they are being moved to other hospitals in the city and region as a precaution because water has damaged electrical and water supplies to the building.

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