The shocking moment a man wearing a facemark to prevent corona virus has been caught on video. As The Sun reports:
FOOTAGE has emerged showing a young man wearing a medical mask sprawled on a New York sidewalk.
The bizarre incident in Queens has sparked fears the 25-year-old, who appeared to have fainted, might be a victim of coronavirus.
NYPD officers responded to the Flushing neighborhood at 1.28pm yesterday after the man passed out on Main Street and hit his head on the sidewalk, a police source told DailyMail.com.
He was rushed to NewYork-Presbyterian Queens hospital and was expected to survive, although his current condition and symptoms are not known.
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New York State has currently reported 2 confirmed cases of coronavirus, which has lead to real fears that the virus might spread, and spread quickly.
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