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Flight delayed at Orlando International due to Ebola scare

Orlando International Airport
Orlando International Airport Image by Margalit Francus / CC BY-SA 2.0

A flight from Houston was delayed at Orlando International Airport when one passenger began showing signs of an illness thought to be Ebola. The pilot notified officials at the Centers for Disease Control when on-board staff determined that the man had recently traveled to West Africa. The man was removed from the flight. When the man was medically examined, however, it was discovered that he did not have Ebola. Read more: clickorlando.com