SGCHD Announces Multiple Unmasked Public Exposures Including at Dynamic Gymnastics

The Springfield-Greene County Health Department announced 13 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, raising the county’s total to 320, along with a new list of public exposures.

The majority of the exposures are people who were not masked while they were infectious and showing symptoms.

Here is the latest list of exposures:

  • Saturday, June 20: Visited Walmart Supercenter at 3520 W Sunshine around 4 p.m. for 30-45 minutes (infectious but not symptomatic, not masked)
  • Friday, June 26: Visited Mexican Villa East at 1337 E Sunshine St around 11:30 a.m. for about 45 minutes (infectious but not symptomatic, not masked)
  • Saturday, June 27: Visited Lucky Tiger Sandwich Shop at 3645 S Campbell around 11:45 a.m. for 30-45 minutes (infectious and symptomatic, not masked)
  • Saturday, June 27: Visited Lowe’s Home Improvement at 1707 W Norton around 1 p.m. for 20-30 minutes (infectious and symptomatic, not masked)
  • Saturday, June 27: Visited Hobby Lobby at 1717 W Kearney around 2 p.m. for 20-30 minutes (infectious and symptomatic, not masked)

Prior to being diagnosed, a third individual worked during a camp at Dynamic Gymnastics, 3624 W Republic Rd, during the following dates:

  • Friday, June 26 (infectious but not symptomatic, and masking was inconsistent)
  • Saturday, June 27 (infectious but not symptomatic, and masking was inconsistent)
  • Sunday, June 28 (infectious and symptomatic, and masking was inconsistent)

Anyone in those locations is considered to be at low risk for COVID-19 infection, but should monitor for symptoms. If you begin to show symptoms, self-quarantine and contact your primary care provider.

SGCHD officials are urging people to stay home if they are sick.

The timeline of community exposures in the last 14 days is at this link.

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