6 hospitalized after cargo ship crew members report COVID-19 symptoms

Bay Area

The U.S. Coast Guard says six people on board a cargo ship docked at Pier 26 Monday were being treated at San Francisco hospitals for mild COVID-19 symptoms.

Those hospitalized remain in “good condition,” according to fire department Spokesman Lt. Jonathan Baxter.

According to the U.S. Coast Guard, in addition, 19 people were treated after reporting flu-like symptoms.

Additionally, 21 others were evaluated and tested, and remained on the “Global Striker” ship.

Bay City News contributed to this report.

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