9th confirmed positive COVID-19 case in RBC

Following two new cases reported last Friday — one confirmed and one probable case (pending test results) — RBC Public Health announced a ninth laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 case late Monday.

The person, who lives in Meeker, has been isolated and instructed on self-care at home. Symptoms reported include fever, fatigue, muscle aches, sore throat, cough, diarrhea and weakness.

Contact tracing is underway to notify and quarantine close contacts of the individual.

More information is available at https://www.rbc.us/592/Coronavirus-Update.