Edinburgh - Scotland's capital city, dozens of people were infected overnight "Legionnaires ' disease". Dangerous with possible fatal fever affects primarily the nervous system, lungs, and gastrointestinal tract.
More than 20 cases have been well documented, and the same infected patients with unspecified diagnosis. One person died.
Doctors find the cause of the outbreak. Paramedics tend to believe that the outbreak is likely that emissions of industrial enterprises in the city. Microorganisms causing "Legionnaires ' disease", multiply rapidly in air conditioning systems and water supply.
"Based on preliminary data, the source of infection is a tower-coolers enterprise, which is located in the South-West of the capital. Currently, the tower is treated with chemicals to remove the source of the spread of the disease. The experts also take samples, to determine the epicenter of breeding deadly microorganisms", says Nicola Stargen - Minister of health protection Scotland.