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The breaking news -- Oklahoma hospitals train more than a 120 tornado victims many of them children.
-- open -- is the spokesperson for the Oklahoma university medical center.
He joins -- good evening sir and I understand that your facility is a level one trauma center is that correct -- Yes Greta and that means that we have this -- Or spoken to be able to treat the major bases.
Part how many cases have you received in the last five or six hours.
Well fortunately our preliminary numbers have been down by you can imagine how it -- all of party yards or.
We now have a total of five patients that we've taken on 45 of them have been children and twenty of them install.
I expect this kind of better news is that good indicator because.
When he fired those children were admitted to a clinic for the -- emergency department if -- put it out of them probably don't have that period of entries.
But -- good and it sure.
I would that the twenty other children that are there that didn't come through that route in the 28 -- Do you have any in that critical.
Well you know we have a wide range of injuries we get treated -- being a big city today.
From minor scrapes and injuries -- who were treated release.
The most critical cases and I I don't have a breakdown on those number.
I you can imagine how it's done around here so hopefully by tomorrow morning we'll have a better handle on these things that the condition and the numbers.
-- -- exact grip on the number but I mean it are you worried tonight that some of the 65 you have won't make it.
I can make that determination I know that we've got highly skilled doctors and nurses in the great medical seemed working hard and -- bit.
-- providing the best patient care we are the local -- almost that are.
We have you know an academic hospital and so we have -- -- urged.
Taking care of these patients so I can't tell you that all efforts are being made -- the -- patient here.
How -- are you from more.
Aren't we are about fifteen minutes north.
-- -- I 35.
Don't hit Oklahoma City downtown.
And we have two facilities -- -- -- here in the downtown area we have the Children's Hospital.
Earlier received patients and then -- People by civilian medical center as well.
Well that's good news for the injured that's level one Oklahoma university -- -- thank you Scott.
Well thank you very much they want -- can't tell you which might interest of their race and we -- courage skill and we take on a lot of national peace.
And back code yellow expired -- and how it goes so that's what she knows that.
We've received probably all of the patients that we're gonna receive and hopefully -- will receive as many more.
And that's great news thank you sir.
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