Two new COVID-19 cases in Marion County

Two lab confirmed positive COVID-19 cases identified in Marion County. The cases have been placed in isolation.

Contact tracing is underway and contacts are/will be placed in quarantine. A close contact is defined as being within 6 feet for 10 minutes or longer.

The Marion County Health Department is working with KDHE and will be monitoring the individuals placed in Isolation and quarantine. No further information about the patients will be released.

Please follow social distancing and infection control measures to reduce the spread of COVID-
19”.
-Stay Home when sick
-Practice social distancing
-Practice thorough hand washing with soap and water or hand sanitizer

-wear a mask

We will keep you updated as we hear more.