Over 50 British Tourists Hospitalized Over Illness

Symptoms include nausea, vomiting

Image Credits: Presidencia de la República Mexican/Flickr.

More than 50 British tourists, most of them teens, were hospitalized in DC over the weekend after getting sick in New York, officials said Monday.

The group was staying at Hotel Harrington in downtown DC Sunday, when one teen reported having “gastrointestinal distress” — and then the others followed suit

“One by one people began indicating they were feeling ill,” DC Fire and EMS public information officer Vito Maggiolo told The Post.

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