Coronavirus outbreak 'an absolute beast', says Professor Brett Sutton

The chief health officer says there has been substantial transmission as numbers rise

Victoria's latest coronavirus outbreak is rapidly moving with substantial transmission in high-risk settings, according to the state's chief health officer.

Professor Brett Sutton
Professor Brett Sutton.

"We are neck and neck with this virus, and it is an absolute beast," said Adjunct Professor Brett Sutton.  

He made his comments in the wake of news that a&nbsp