Springfield Greene County Health Department Announces Public COVID-19 Exposures

The Springfield Greene County Health Department has announced three new public exposures to COVID-19 from two newly diagnosed patients.

A total of 14 new laboratory confirmed cases were reported, putting the county’s total at 487.

Two of the new cases visited these locations prior to diagnosis:

  • Wednesday, July 1: Visited 10 Fitness at 1444 S Glenstone Ave from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (infectious and symptomatic, not masked)
  • Friday, July 3: Visited Battlefield Mall (Forever 21, Altered State, Francesca’s, JCPenney’s) from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. (infectious, symptomatic, not masked)
  • Monday, July 6: Visited Flat Creek Restaurant at 772 E. US 60 in Republic from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. (infectious but not symptomatic, not masked)

Anyone in those locations is at low risk for COVID-19 but should monitor themselves for symptoms. If you develop symptoms, self-quarantine and contact your primary care provider.

SGCHD officials are urging people to wear masks and to stay home if you are sick.

All known community exposures in the last 14 days can be found at this link.

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