Ottawa County announces first confirmed case of COVID-19

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OTTAWA COUNTY, Okla. – The Ottawa County Health Department says the county had its first confirmed case of COVID-19 today, March 25, 2020.

The Health Department posted the following to social media:

“We wanted to take a second to let our community know, that Ottawa County had it’s 1st confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis today. It is important to note that the Oklahoma State Department of Health updates their numbers at 11:00am each day. This case will be reported in the confirmed positive numbers today, 03.25.2020. This case is currently under investigation.

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