Flooding leads to ER evacuation

April 9, 2009 8:18:03 PM PDT
Major flooding problems on Thursday night at Highland Park Hospital led to an evacuation of the emergency room.A sprinkler system malfunctioned, drenching the first floor and basement.

A dozen patients in the ER were transported to various hospitals so crews can clean the mess up.

The hospital will not be accepting ER patients for the next 48 hours.

The rest of the hospital is operating as normal.