Residents wear masks in Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong, on Thursday, amid fears of the coronavirus spreading. Photo: Xiaomei ChenResidents wear masks in Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong, on Thursday, amid fears of the coronavirus spreading. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Residents wear masks in Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong, on Thursday, amid fears of the coronavirus spreading. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Hong Kong confirms 12th case of deadly coronavirus

  • Latest confirmed patient understood to be 75-year-old man, and comes after the daughter of a virus-afflicted elderly couple was also confirmed as infected
  • There have been 680 reports of cases fitting the reporting criteria for the illness, mostly involving city residents
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Residents wear masks in Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong, on Thursday, amid fears of the coronavirus spreading. Photo: Xiaomei ChenResidents wear masks in Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong, on Thursday, amid fears of the coronavirus spreading. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Residents wear masks in Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong, on Thursday, amid fears of the coronavirus spreading. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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