The Director of the military field hospital in the city of Ajdabiya, Abdul Al-Aali Zaqzaq, reported that there had been an explosion in the medical oxygen system of the hospital’s Coronavirus Control Department.

Zaqzaq confirmed in a press statement that the explosion did not result in the injury on any patient; however, it led to the system’s suspension and damage to the oxygen tubes.

The incident, according to Zaqzaq, affected eight patients receiving treatment on the respirators at the hospital at the time of the accident, they are all safe and continuing their original treatment without incident.