Rick Sacra, U.S. Missionary Doctor With Ebola, Showing Signs Of Improvement

September 8, 2014 3:47 PM

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SEATTLE, Sept 6 (Reuters) - The third U.S. medical missionary to become infected with the Ebola virus was showing signs of improvement Saturday at a Nebraska hospital but was still very ill, his wife said.

Dr. Rick Sacra, a 51-year-old Boston physician, arrived Friday at the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha for treatment after being flown there from Liberia, one of five West African countries affected by an outbreak of the virus.

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