Two B.C. visitors test positive for Wuhan coronavirus, now four cases

  • Feb. 6, 2020 2:30 p.m.

Two of the visitors from China staying with a Vancouver-area woman have been identified as the third and fourth cases of novel coronavirus in B.C.

Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry confirmed Thursday that two positive tests came back from the group of visitors staying with B.C.’s second patient, identified earlier this week.

One of the visitors, man in his 30s, is believed to be the source of the infection for the group, and all are being monitored, Henry told reporters at the B.C. legislature.

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