New York City announces second and third person being tested for coronavirus

Samantha Hesler
Updated: February 03, 2020 01:13 PM
Created: February 03, 2020 12:22 PM

Health officials have confirmed that two more people are undergoing tests for possible coronavirus in Queens.    

This marks the second and third suspected cases in New York City.    


The city's department of health and mental hygiene announced on Sunday that both patients recently returned from China and developed a fever and cough without another common cause.     

The unidentified patients are in quarantine at the hospital.    

There are 11 confirmed cases in the U.S.

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