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    Avon
    100 W. Beaver Creek Blvd. 107
    P.O. Box 3419
    Avon, Colorado 81620
    Phone: 970-328-9813

    Eagle
    551 Broadway
    P.O. Box 660
    Eagle, Colorado 81631
    Phone: 970-328-8840

    El Jebel
    0020 Eagle County Drive, Suite E
    El Jebel, Colorado 81623
    Phone: 970-328-9586

    Fax: 855-848-8829
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Second presumptive positive case of COVID-19 in Eagle County

Contact: Kris Widlak, Eagle County Director of Communications, 970-328-8617, kris.widlak@eaglecounty.us

March 9, 2020 - Eagle County Public Health and Environment is reporting the second confirmed case of COVID-19 in the county.

The patient is an Eagle County woman in her 70s, with a recent travel history. The patient had mild symptoms, was not hospitalized and is recovering in isolation. The patient is working with public health officials in the ongoing investigation to identify people that may have had close contact with her. The case is presumptive positive, which means test results haven’t yet been confirmed by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 

Those with questions about COVID-19 can call the CO HELP Hotline at 1-877-462-2911. Community updates and resources are being shared at www.ECEmergency.org

Please see additional information from the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment in the organization's press release, available at https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/cdphe/news/two-new-presumptive-positive-cases-covid-19-identified-colorado-today.