Maryland reports third case of measles

The recent outbreak of Measles follows a person visiting the US from Israel.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
April 18, 2019 00:22
A nurse holds a vial of measles, mumps and rubella vaccine

A nurse holds a vial of measles, mumps and rubella vaccine. (photo credit: REUTERS/BRIAN SNYDER)

 
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The Maryland Department of Health says it confirmed a third Measles case In a Maryland resident, Reuters reported on Wednesday.

Since March, more than 15 people in Oakland County Michigan were confirmed as suffering from Measles following a person visiting the US from Israel.

New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority is currently investigating a complaint by a haredi Orthodox man, who alleges that a bus driver refused to stop for him at a Brooklyn bus stop over the current measles outbreak.

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