Salina, KS

Now: 34 °

Currently: Overcast

Hi: 46 ° | Lo: 23 °

COVID-19 Coronavirus Confirmed in Ford County

KSAL StaffMarch 17, 2020

The first case of the COVID-19 coronavirus has been confirmed in Southwest Kansas.

Ford County confirmed the case Tuesday morning.  Officials say the case involves a person over the age of 60. The person is being treated and their family is under quarantine.

The county says if you are in need of COVID-19 testing because of active symptoms or recent travel, call your medical provider. Medical providers, Western Plains Medical Complex and Ford County Health have the ability to test for COVID-19.

The new case makes 12 in Kansas, and one death.

Copyright © Rocking M Media, 2021. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story may be reproduced without Rocking M Media’s express consent.



STAY IN TOUCH!

GET OUR APP!

LATEST POSTS

Sheriff Soldan Named to P...
January 15, 2021Comments
Motorcycle and Electronic...
January 15, 2021Comments
Debit Card Crime Caught o...
January 15, 2021Comments
Next Paycheck Protection ...
January 15, 2021Comments

LATEST TWEETS

Read all tweets