Bulqize, 60 Children Asphyxiated, 3 in Serious Health Condition
Albanian Daily News
Published November 17, 2017
Around 60 children, of the school "Rifat Manjani" in Shupenza village of Bulqiza from 16-18 years showed symptoms of asphyxiation, headache, dizziness and vomiting after a gas leak this Friday.
Some 36 of them, were transported in Bulqiza and Peshkopia hospitals, while three of them are in very serious health condition and were transported in Tirana with helicopters.
Police is still investigating, while the quick and preliminary inquiry unveiled that the gas leakage was caused by a failure during a test of school’s heating system.