3rd American With Ebola to Return to US


Published 09/04 2014 05:07PM

Updated 09/04 2014 05:09PM

Dr. Rick Sacca said to be in
Dr. Rick Sacca said to be in "good spirits" after being diagnosed with Ebola while treating patients in Liberia.
The third American health worker infected with Ebola in Liberia will return to the US in the next few days.

A source tells CNN Dr. Rick Sacra is expected to land at a military base in Nebraska Friday or Saturday, and receive treatment at Nebraska Medical Center's Biocontainment Unit.

It's one of only four facilities in the country equipped to care for people with dangerous and contagious diseases.

Sacra became infected with Ebola while delivering babies at a general hospital in Monrovia.

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