2nd positive case of COVID-19 confirmed in Mingo County

The Mingo County Health Department has confirmed the county’s second case of the novel coronavirus.

In a statement on its Facebook page, the department says on Thursday, April 16, a female confirmed positive for the coronavirus in the county and will remain isolated at home. The Health Department is notifying all those who were in close contact with her, the statement says.

The Mingo County Health Department says all confirmed cases will be isolated, close contacts will be asked to self-quarantine and will continue to be monitored for signs and symptoms.

To protect the patient’s privacy, no other information about the person will be released.

Source: Mountain Top