A patient possibly infected with the Ebola virus is being treated at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.  

The hospital says a person under investigation for Ebola was admitted to the hospital for evaluation this afternoon.

The individual is being treated in a specially prepared area of the hospital, and diagnostic testing is underway.

A diagnosis of Ebola has not been confirmed, and all actions recommended by the Centers for Disease Control are being taken as a precaution.

[Metro News Source]