Covid outbreak on cruise ship near New Orleans as ten passengers test positive
The Metro says Ten people aboard a cruise ship approaching New Orleans have tested positive for Covid.
The Norwegian Breakaway had departed New Orleans on November 28 and is due to return this weekend.
Over the past week, the ship and its 3,200 passengers made stops in Belize, Honduras and Mexico.
The Louisiana Department of Health said the ship ‘has been adhering to appropriate quarantine and isolation protocols as new cases and exposures have been identified aboard this vessel’.
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