Third U.S. Ebola Patient Flying Home for Treatment

A plane carrying a third U.S. missionary infected with the Ebola virus in Liberia left the capital of the West African nation on Thursday on the way back to the United States for treatment in Omaha, Nebraska. Doctor Rick Sacra, a 51-year-old Boston physician, is the latest worker for the missionary SIM USA organization to be infected with the virus that has killed more than 1,900 people in Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia and Nigeria.

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