Yosemite To Offer Hantavirus Testing To All Employees
On Thursday, Yosemite National Park officials announced that all park workers will have access to testing to determine if they have been infected with hantavirus. This summer, nine Yosemite visitors were infected with the disease, three of whom later died. According to park spokesperson John Quinley, testing by state health officials will be voluntary and available to all workers of the National Park Service and DNC Parks and Resort.
- "All Yosemite Workers To Be Offered Hantavirus Test" (Wozniacka, AP/U-T San Diego, 9/27).