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American doctor with Ebola lands in Midwest Friday

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OMAHA (KWWL) -

According to NBC News, the third American doctor infected with the Ebola virus landed in the United States Friday morning, and will be treated at the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.

Dr. Rick Sacra contracted the virus while working in Liberia. He had been kept in isolation in Africa since he became infected.

He will now be treated in a special isolation unit at the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.


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