Middlesex Hospital reopens emergency department lobby

Middlesex Hospital's emergency department entrance has reopened. (Photo: Middlesex Hospital)

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (WTNH) — There was some good news from Middlesex Hospital on Tuesday.

The hospital announced that its emergency department lobby has reopened.

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The reopening comes after a crash on Feb. 22 when 27-year-old Steven Ellam drove his vehicle into the department and lit himself on fire. Ellam died on March 1 from injuries sustained during the crash.

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The temporary entrance to the department is now closed and patients can enter through the main doors as they had prior to the incident.


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