Yenagoa - An injured accident victim who was unattended has passed away at a federal hospital in Yenagoa, Bayelsa state capital after doctors and nurses abandoned her over fears of contracting the Ebola virus, Nation reports.
The death recorded on Tuesday at the Federal Medical Centre, FMC, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State was attributed to a car accident and not the Ebola Virus Disease as feared by health workers at the hospital.
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A medical worker, who spoke on condition of anonymity for fear of victimisation, said that the medical staff in the hospital refused to attend to the woman because of their fear of the Ebola disease.
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