Snakes have become active in the western region of Ukraine
One victim was taken to the Peremyshlyanskaya central regional hospital, two more – to the Turkovskaya hospital.
Over the past day, three people, including one child, have suffered from snake bites in the Lviv region. All are hospitalized in a state of moderate severity, informs GSChS on Sunday, July 11.
In particular, at 14:55 Saturday, the 101 rescue service received a message that a woman born in 1987 was hospitalized in the Peremyshlyan central regional hospital with a diagnosis of a snake bite to the right foot. The victim is a resident of Lviv.
At 17:48 a message was received that a girl, born in 2008, was admitted to the admission department at the Turkovsk hospital, with a diagnosis of a snake bite in the left shin. The victim is a resident of the Svidnik village of the Skhidnitsa village territorial community.
On the same day, at 20:00, a message was received that a woman born in 1970 was admitted to the admission department at the Turkovskaya hospital, with a diagnosis of a snake bite in the right heel. The victim is a resident of the Karpatskoe village of the Borinsky settlement territorial community of the Samborsky district.
Earlier this week in Ivano-Frankivsk region three children were taken to hospitals after being bitten by snakes. Young patients ended up in intensive care.
It was also reported that in the Lviv region 9 year old child was hospitalized with a snake bite. He was on vacation with his parents at the resort of Skhidnytsia.