Person dies from Wuhan coronavirus in Washington state, first in U.S.
Topics: WUHAN CORONAVIRUS WASHINGTON U.S.
Health officials in California, Oregon and Washington state worried about the novel coronavirus spreading through West Coast communities after confirming three patients were infected by unknown means.
The patients an older Northern California woman with chronic health conditions, a high school student in Everett, Washington and an employee at a Portland, Oregon area school hadn’t recently traveled overseas or had any known close contact with a traveler or an infected person, authorities said. ■