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Officials in King County, Washington, are moving to purchase a local motel in order to isolate coronavirus patients undergoing treatment.
Officials have not revealed the location or name of the motel and said they will disclose more information once the purchase is finalized in the coming days.
The US has reported more than 100 cases of coronavirus, which causes a disease known as COVID-19, in total. As of Monday, Washington state has confirmed 18 cases of the virus, including the six deaths.
Officials in Washington state — where six patients at a local hospital have already died from coronavirus — are moving to buy a motel in order to house and isolate patients infected with