Britain’s third coronavirus case is reported
Britain’s third coronavirus case is reported as ‘Chinese solider tests positive in Walsall hospital’ – after mother and son are struck down at University of York where thousands are feared to be at risk
A Chinese soldier from Shanghai is reportedly being cared for at the Manor Hospital, Walsall, West MidlandsIt is thought he arrived at the hospital on Friday or in the early hours of Saturday, according to a source.
It is thought he arrived at the hospital on Friday or in the early hours of Saturday. A source says he has been diagnosed with the coronavirus.
He is being held in an isolated room in the intensive care department, it is claimed.
The man is being cared for with doctors in full protective clothing and the blinds are down and other staff are not being allowed in.
The man would be the third person in the UK to test positive for the coronavirus, after two people from York.