First Case Of COVID-19 Found In Colfax County

COLUMBUS- The East Central District Health Department has identified the health district’s fourth positive case of COVID-19.

The case is the first in Colfax County. The case investigation is ongoing. ECDHD will provide more information as it becomes available.

Health officials are reminding residents to avoid all unnecessary travel within the state. Avoid close contact with sick people and stay home if you are sick. Was your hands often, using soap and water for at least 20 seconds. When you cough or sneeze, cover your nose and mouth with your elbow or a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.