(WEHT)- At least 550 sailors aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt have tested positive for COVID-19, with at least one sailor being hospitalized after being found unresponsive.
The ship’s captain was dismissed after sounding the alarm about the outbreak aboard the ship. Later, the Navy Secretary resigned over his handling of the situation.
Nearly 3,700 sailors from the ship’s crew have been moved ashore.
(This story was originally published on April 11, 2020)