The fall of a glass dome at the “Dr. Jesús Corona del Rosal”, in Pachuca, left four people injured, two women and two men.
They were taken to the General Hospital for care; A man is hospitalized with serious health condition.
Medical personnel and health workers, patients, including pregnant women and newborn babies, were evacuated from the place where the accident occurred, and from the Maternal and Child Hospital, which is located next door, to avoid further risks.
The Hidalgo Public Security Secretariat (SSPH) confirmed that one of the 25-square-meter pieces of glass fell on the people who were in the waiting room of the health center.
a drone of Point by point captured the dome that collapsed:
⭕️🏥|| This is what the glass dome of the Dr. Jesús Corona del Rosal Health Center looks like, which collapsed this afternoon, apparently a piece of glass fell from above in one of the waiting rooms, injuring at least four people.
— Point by point (@puntoporpuntomx) November 24, 2022
José Montúfar of the Pachuca Fire Department reported that the victims were in the vaccination waiting area of the health center, when a 12-mm tempered glass that was in the skylight of the building suddenly fell.
We inform the management staff of the health center to carry out the evacuation of the personnel, since an inspection of the site must be carried out with the Ministry of Public Works in order to avoid and prevent accidents.
The authorities began investigations to establish responsibilities and find out the causes of this accident.