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Australia's first coronavirus case confirmed in Victoria

Sky News Australia logo Sky News Australia 25/01/2020 Sky News Australia

Victorian authorities have confirmed Australia's first coronavirus case.

“The patient is isolated and is undergoing treatments,” health authorities said on Saturday.

“It’s important to stress there is no cause for alarm to the community.”

The death toll from the virus which originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 41 people and infected more than 1,200 people globally.

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