Hospital loses power, backup generators fail

Hospital had to evacuate patients

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HARRIS COUNTY, Texas - The rain caused power outages across the area, including at Kindred Hospital off the East Freeway in East Harris County.

Around 1:30 a.m. Sunday the hospital lost power and the backup generators failed.

The hospital did have to evacuate the patients because there wasn't any ventilation in the building.

A total of 30 patients were transferred by ambulance to other area hospitals.

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