CNN reports that a U.S.-contracted medical charter flight left Cartersville, Ga., to evacuate Americans infected with Ebola in Liberia, according to an unnamed source. This has not been confirmed, but Emory University Hospital says it is expecting to receive a patient within the next several days.
Cartersville is a city in Bartow County in the U.S. state of Georgia; it is located within the northwest edge of the Atlanta metropolitan area. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 19,731. Cartersville is the county seat of Bartow County.