There was a fire yesterday afternoon (3pm) at the Lautoka Hospital’s laundry area.
The fire was contained with the assistance of the National Fire Authority (NFA).
The team at Lautoka Hospital has contingency plans in place to minimise the temporary disruptions currently encountered with the laundry and kitchen services.
The NFA is carrying out investigations to determine the actual cause of the fire.
All other services at the Lautoka Hospital continues without any disruption.
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