Ebola Patient Dies in Germany, Bride and Groom Killed In Wedding Day Crash, Rain Later Today

Ebola patient dies in Germany. (Source: MGN Online)
Ebola patient dies in Germany. (Source: MGN Online)

(CNN) - A United Nations worker who was being treated for Ebola at a hospital in Germany has died, an unnamed spokesman for St. Georg Clinic in Leipzig said Tuesday.  "We can confirm that the U.N. worker being treated here died last night from the Ebola virus. He was of Sudanese nationality," he said. More than 4,000 people have died of the disease, the World Health Organization said Friday, and more than 8,000 either have a confirmed or suspected case of the disease.

WYANDOT COUNTY, OH (Toledo News Now) -We're learning new details about the victims involved in a deadly crash in Wyandot County over the weekend. WBNS (the CBS affiliate in Columbus) reports Andy Bloomfield was killed just hours after his wedding on Sunday. Andy and Ruth Bloomfield were riding with two people from their wedding when they crashed on Township Highway 135 just north of Township Highway 72 in the area of Upper Sandusky. One of the passengers died at the scene and Andy Bloomfield died at the hospital.  Ruth Bloomfield is recovering in a Lima hospital, though there is no word on her condition. Friends of the groom say he was a young man who had been looking forward to his wedding day for a long time.

TUESDAY: Great warm start to our day, mostly cloudy, windy, with scattered rain showers with thunderstorms possible later in the day. High: 78

TUESDAY NIGHT: More storms possible and heavy rain. LOW: 58

WEDNESDAY: chance scattered rain showers to start, cooler and mainly cloudy. High: 66

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