BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A passenger who recently traveled to China was escorted off a plane at BWI Airport  “out of an abundance of caution,” after showing flu-like symptoms.

Health officials escorted the passenger off of a Southwest flight from Las Vegas.

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The Maryland Department of Health said, “the passenger did not meet the CDC’s critical for coronavirus testing but was referred to a medical facility for evaluation to determine whether additional follow-up was necessary.”

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Health officials also said, per guidance from the CDC, no special action was indicated for the passenger or for any other passengers or crew on the flight.

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This comes during the coronavirus scare.