An individual traveling from China has been diagnosed in Washington State with the coronavirus, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) spokesman confirmed on Tuesday.
The development comes after Chinese health officials announced that the virus has killed at least 6 people and sickened over 300.
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Editor’s Note: The photo on this story was taken at Don Mueang International Airport in Bangkok. The individuals captured in this photo are not involved in this medical case; the picture choice is illustrative rather than literal.