Sumary of Covid-19 Tasmania: Scare for state with no cases after positive traveller goes missing from hotel quarantine:
- Emily CosenzaNCA NewsWireCamera IconNot Supplied Credit: News Corp AustraliaShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail UsCopy the LinkA new Covid-19 scare has been sparked in Tasmania after an infected NSW man went missing from his Hobart medi-hotel.
- Camera IconA NSW man who was denied entry to Tasmania went missing from The Travelodge in Hobart and later tested positive to Covid-19. Sam Rosewarne Credit: News Corp AustraliaMr Gutwein said the man was returned to hotel quarantine and additional security was allocated to him.
- Chris Kidd Credit: News Corp AustraliaDirector of Public Health Mark Veitch said the man was tested twice because his first swab taken on Tuesday night didn’t come back with a definitive result.
- As a result, contact tracers are working to determine public exposure sites.