First Case Of COVID-19 Confirmed In Kearney County

Additional cases of COVID-19 have been identified in Buffalo, and Kearney counties.

New cases include:

• One Kearney County resident – A man in his 20s who is currently self-isolating.

• Two Buffalo County residents – A woman in her 80s and a man in his 90s who are currently hospitalized. 

Contact investigations are underway to identify people who came into close contact to help prevent further spread. All identified close contacts will self-quarantine and be actively monitored twice daily by public health officials for fever and respiratory symptoms.
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