Wife of Japanese man with Coronavirus also has Coronavirus


According to Associated Press in Japan, NHK reports, a woman who was traveling with her husband to Hawaii in January and February has now contracted the Coronavirus.

The Hawaii Department of Health confirmed on Friday, that the husband had tested the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

The couple, in their 60s, came from Japan. They were on Maui from Jan. 28 to Feb. 3 and on Oahu from Feb. 3 to 7.

He got sick Feb 7. She was confirmed infected Feb 15.

She was taken to hospital Feb 13 and they ran tests on her. NHK reports that she was confirmed on February 15.

Hawaii health officials Friday confirmed her husband had the disease, but her condition was unknown until today.

Copyright 2022 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

More Hawaii News

More Local News

Trending Stories

Bears could be without 3 coordinators when they host Vikings
January 24 2022 04:53 pm