Passengers on bus in Lyon

Passengers on bus in Lyon - Passengers who arrived by bus in Lyon on Monday from Milan in Italy have been kept onboard after the driver was hospitalised with symptoms similar to those caused by the new coronavirus. Police erected a security area around the bus and ordered the passengers to remain onboard.

Milan is the capital of the Lombardy region, which is at the centre of Europe's biggest outbreak of the coronavirus that has killed nearly 2,600 people worldwide.

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