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Lake County officials confirm third COVID-19 case

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Lake County Courthouse
Posted at 12:46 PM, Mar 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-29 15:39:51-04

A third Lake County case of COVID-19 was identified Sunday. The person is a woman, age unverified.

She is the spouse of the first case in the county.

She has been quarantined since her husband was diagnosed and she remains in isolation.

An investigation is underway for further details.

Lake County’s first confirmed case was announced Thursday night.

He’s a male in his 60’s who has been in self-quarantine at home after learning he had been in close contact with a confirmed out-of-county case.

The man has not been out in public since his contact and appeared to be a low threat of exposure to the community