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Coronavirus detected in two crew members on bulk carrier off WA coast – ABC News

Three new cases of COVID-19 have been recorded in Western Australia, including two men on a bulk carrier off the coast, Health Minister Roger Cook says.

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Three new cases of COVID-19 have been recorded in Western Australia, including two men on a bulk carrier off the coast.
Key points:

  • The ship from Manila is anchored off the Port Hedland coast
  • The two men remain on the carrier, but are in isolation
  • A rapid response team is being sent to the Pilbara town

Health Minister Roger Cook said all three cases were associated with overseas travel.
“The confirmed cases are males aged between 34 and 51,” he said.
“One i…

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