BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Growing concerns throughout the U.S. over the deadly Ebola virus. This, as we’re learning just how many people have been exposed to the virus from the first person diagnosed on U.S. soil.
Derek Valcourt has more on the rapidly developing situation in Texas and the precautions being taken right here in Maryland.
A lot of people are understandably concerned as officials in Texas scramble to get a handle on the situation there. Meanwhile, medical staff right here in Maryland are training and bracing for some serious “what-ifs.”
Liberian authorities say before Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan flew to the United States he reportedly lied on a questionnaire about having family members with the deadly disease. The country’s president has indicated Duncan may be prosecuted when he returns.