Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced four people have been isolated and are being tested for the “rapidly spreading” coronavirus.
“The State Department of Health currently has four persons under investigation for novel coronavirus that are under isolation as their cases are being tested at the CDC,” Cuomo wrote in a statement. “So far, one of these cases has been proven negative, and three are still pending. While the risk for New York is currently low, the governor is calling for increased vigilance to ensure New Yorkers are protected.”
New York State Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker told residents who have recently traveled to Wuhan, China, the