Lower Saxony and Bremen
Sehnde prison fire: one prisoner injured
03/18/2022 12:56 pm
Sehnde (dpa/lni) – A prisoner was injured in a cell fire at the Sehnde correctional facility (JVA) near Hannover. According to the fire department, the cause of the fire on Friday night is still unclear. JVA staff reacted quickly and were able to get the 30-year-old inmate out before the fire brigade arrived. The cell furniture was on fire. The man was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation. Emergency services extinguished the fire. The extent of the damage is still unknown.