Coronavirus

Andres Castaneda

Breaking news! There has been a new coronavirus outbreak in China. The coronavirus, not usually found in humans, has already infected over 6000 people, and is a distant relative to the SARS virus and the MERS virus.  The SARS virus, in 2002 killed 774 people and left 2000 infected with pneumonia and flu-like symptoms. This new virus may be a big one. If it keeps spreading, it could kill hundreds more than it already has with its 132 kills. It has now been found that the virus has reaches the U.S. due to a passenger in an airline that touched down in Washington.  On Wednesday, another plane touched down in Riverside, California, with 210 passengers all coming home from Wuhan, evacuated by the United States. They have all been quarantined and will be tested for the virus.