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COUNTY RECORDS SIXTH COVID-19 CASE

                                     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                  

March 29, 2020  

Contact:
Jim Johnson 
Barry Lewis 

 

SIXTH CASE CONFIRMED IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY

CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. -- The Montgomery County Health Department has been notified of a sixth confirmed case of COVID-19 in a Montgomery County resident.

 

Through contact investigations conducted by health department staff, it was previously determined the first three confirmed cases attended the same private event on March 15. The health department has since determined that two other confirmed cases are also linked to the March 15 private event. The quarantine period for those who were exposed at the March 15 event, and who have remained healthy, will expire Sunday, March 29. 

The Montgomery County Health Department would like to reinforce the importance of social distancing at this time while also practicing proper hygiene, such as covering your cough/sneeze and washing your hands.

Local COVID-19 updates will continue to be made available on the health department website and social media channels.  Other information is available on the Center for Disease Control and Prevention website (www.coronavirus.gov) or the Indiana State Department of Health website (www.in.gov/coronavirus).