Puerto rico in­ves­ti­gates dis­ease out­break

Metro Canada (Ottawa) - - Front Page -

Four deaths in hur­ri­cane Maria’s af­ter­math are be­ing in­ves­ti­gated as pos­si­ble cases of a dis­ease spread by an­i­mals’ urine, Puerto rico’s gover­nor said Wednesday amid con­cerns about is­landers’ ex­po­sure to con­tam­i­nated wa­ter. A to­tal of 10 peo­ple have come down with sus­pected cases of lep­tospiro­sis. some peo­ple have be­come ill after turn­ing to lo­cal streams to re­lieve their thirst.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Canada

© PressReader. All rights reserved.