Sumary of More than half the crew on-board BBC California ship diagnosed with Covid-19:
- Credit: SuppliedEarlier, Premier Mark McGowan told reporters the pilot who brought the ship in was wearing full personal protective equipment.
- “Those eight symptomatic crew members were taken off the ship temporarily, all wearing masks, gloves and observing safe distancing.
- ”Mr McGowan said every precaution was being taken to ensure the safety of port workers and the West Australian community.
- Mr McGowan said it appeared to be a “heavily infected” ship, which made it more difficult for authorities, but he was advised they all had separate cabins.
- ”Camera IconPremier Mark McGowan hopes the crew can quarantine on-board the ship.