Coronavirus crisis: Three BBC California crew transferred to hotel quarantine in Perth

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Three crew members from the COVID-riddled ship docked in Fremantle have been transferred to hotel quarantine.
Ten of the 14 crew members aboard the BBC California — which berthed in Fremantle on Monday after its captain requested medical attention for sailors onboard — have tested positive to COVID-19.

Eight mariners tested positive on Monday before another two cases were recorded onboard yesterday.

The remaining four crew have tested negative to the deadly virus.

"Three crew members who have returned negative results been transferred to hotel quarantine this morning," a Department of Health statement revealed.

"The fourth crew member with a negative result will remain onboard because of a critical need for an engineer to be present on the…
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