For medical assistance after mass poisonong in Ismail asked 336 people, 222 of them were hospitalized, - informed the Speaker of the State Service for Emergency Situations in the Odesa region Andriy Melnyk.
As of yesterday evening to the doctors addressed 336 people, including 225 children. "222 people are in hospital treatment, including 172 children," - he said.
City Mayor Andriy Abramchenko reported that Izmail is in the state of emergency. On Saturday doctors in private sector identified a certain number of those who needs assistance.
Authorities believe that the mass poisoning, most likely was caused by the contamination of drinking water due to heavy rains. On June 14 per hour fell 300 mm of rain, and soon the air temperature rose to 35 degrees Celsius.