Third US Ebola victim heads home for treatment

The third US missionary infected with Ebola is on the way home for treatment at the Nebraska Medical Centre, Reuters reports.

Dr Rick Sacra contracted the deadly virus while working in Liberia.

Two other US victims Dr Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol were successfully treated at a hospital in Georgia last month.

Third US Ebola victim heads home for treatment

More than 1,900 people have now died from the deadly virus. Credit: Reuters

The third US missionary infected with Ebola is on the way home for treatment at the Nebraska Medical Centre, Reuters reports.

Dr Rick Sacra contracted the deadly virus while working in Liberia.

Two other US victims Dr Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol were successfully treated at a hospital in Georgia last month.

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