CoxHealth reopens emergency room at Cox North after flooding

Cox North Emergency Room/Springfield, Mo.
Cox North Emergency Room/Springfield, Mo.(ky3)
Published: Aug. 5, 2022 at 8:50 PM CDT
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - CoxHealth reopened its emergency room at Cox North after flooding temporarily closed it Friday evening.

The heavy rain flooded some patient rooms in the emergency department of the facility on North Jefferson.

Crews worked quickly to clean up the mess. The staff provided care to walk-in patients. Paramedics rerouted ambulances to Cox South Hospital.

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