Could The Coronavirus Be In NH? Here’s What You Need To Know
In the last few weeks, we've started seeing more and more reports in the media about the deadly coronavirus. It originated in China, then we started to see reports of it spreading to the United States. And now, we're learning that there's a possibility that it could have made its way to New Hampshire.
According to WMUR, two people are being isolated and tested at Littleton Regional Hospital for the virus. One of the people recently traveled to China in December, and returned in January.
A doctor at the hospital said that the risk of the virus spreading in New Hampshire is low, but noted that it's important for the community to be aware of the situation.
In China, the virus has sickened thousands, and over 100 people have died from it. In the United States, more than 100 people have been tested, and there have been five confirmed cases.