At least six people undergoing testing for deadly coronavirus in Australia

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Two people in Queensland are being tested for the deadly coronavirus, health authorities say, while another four cases are under investigation in NSW

At least six possible cases of the mysterious coronavirus are currently under investigation on Australia's east coast, after the virus was responsible for the deaths of 25 people in China.

China has locked down millions of people in an effort to keep a lid on the situation. Pictured, people wear face masks at Hong Kong Airport.The announcement comes after Queensland's chief health officer Jeannette Young said two people were under investigation in Queensland and another four had been tested and cleared.

The virus originated in China and has already spread to seven other countries, including the US, Vietnam and Japan.

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Stop selling fucking Corona. Stick to VB 🍻auspol sbs ChinaVirus 😂🍻 Beer is the answer

VinePsychic We have 3 in Scotland, 2 in Glasgow and one in Edinburgh. My son is flying home from training in Austria via London to be with me on my last radiotherapy treatment on my brain, both my immune system is weakened as is my daughter's from auto immune illness. Hope he escapes the bug

Stop reporting that all the passengers were tested. They were checked, questioned & given leaflets! It has an incubation of 14 days & they were told if they become unwell they should contact a doctor and tell them they’ve traveled from Wuhan. ThisIsNotJournalism

Why aren't we stopping the flights from China until this is resolved?

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