A Texas health worker who treated the US Ebola victim, Thomas Duncan before his death has contracted the disease official says
“We knew a second case could be a reality, and we’ve been preparing for this possibility. We are broadening our team in Dallas and working with extreme diligence to prevent further spread.” Texas health commissioner. Dr. David Lakey said
The Liberian Duncan tested positive in Dallas on September 30, 10 days after arriving on a flight from Monrovia via Brussels. And he died at Dallas hospital on Wednesday, October 8, 2014.
The health worker has been isolated since on Friday night, though the identity of the health worker has not been disclosed.