Statement: LGI fire
21 January 2021
A spokesperson for Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust said:
"We can confirm that there was a small fire at Leeds General Infirmary this evening.
The fire was extinguished quickly and nobody was injured.
Staff and patients were evacuated from the building for a short period and police investigations into the cause of the fire are ongoing.
We would like to thank our staff and the emergency services who responded quickly to the incident."