Second athlete tests negative for H1N1 virus

The Canadian Press

8/22/2009 10:26:24 PM

SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. - A second athlete quarantined with flu-like symptoms at the Canada Summer Games tested negative for swine flu and was cleared to make the trip home with teammates Saturday.

Canada Games officials didn't specify what province or sport the athlete was a part of.

The athlete was put in isolation on Thursday after displaying flu symptoms, the second athlete at the Games that has been quarantined.

The first athlete also tested negative for the H1N1 virus.