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1000 People Trapped at Charity Hospital Need Evactuation
by Dawn Roberts Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2005 at 10:40 PM

Dr. Roderick Bennett, trapped at Charity Hospital in New Orleans says there are over 1000 people still trapped there, including patients, doctors, nurses, staff. Grim outlook, retreated to second floor and need help.

Talked with Doctor Roderick Bennett Emergency Room doctor from Charity Hospital at 12:35am.

41 patients plus 14 doctors plus many nurses have had to evacuate the second floor due to flooding and broken windows.

Currently there are 41 patients plus doctors, staff and nurses on tje 2nd floor with no water, electricity, and a grim outlook.
Complaints of no AC and glass everywhere. Reportedly, 1000 people are still in Charity Hospital at this time.

The Emergency Room Doctors and residents that are there are:
DR Granville
Dr Odinat
Dr Pam
Dr Legas
Dr Wooley
Dr Fisher
Dr Voight
and several other residents

Please let authorities know the situation at Charity Hospital! These people need your help and have little outside contact and are getting cut off quickly.

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