MISSOULA — Local officials provided an update on efforts to combat the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in Missoula County.
One of the items discussed was the opening of a new COVID-19 testing center which will open on Tuesday.
The new drive-thru testing service -- which will be operating at the Missoula County Fairgrounds -- will be available only by appointment.
Initially, the service will be available on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
People can call 258-INFO for more information and to see if they need to make an appointment to use the new facility.
Watch the full press conference below.
The Missoula City-County Health Department was reporting 24 confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Monday afternoon.
The first coronavirus-related death in Missoula County was reported over the weekend.