Test negative for Ebola on Ohio woman - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Test negative for Ebola on Ohio woman

Ohio resident tested for Ebola. (Source: WOIO) Ohio resident tested for Ebola. (Source: WOIO)
COLUMBUS, OH (WOIO) -

An Ohio resident was quarantined and tested for Ebola, but Columbus Health Officials now confirm the test came back negative.

Officials say the person was in West Africa recently and may have been exposed to the deadly virus.

900 people in West Africa have died recently and their deaths are being attributed to the virus.

Ebola can be transmitted through close contact with the blood, secretions, organs or other bodily fluids of infected animals. 

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