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  • Phone: 970-328-8840

    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
    (all locations)

Seventh death of Eagle County resident from COVID-19

Contact: Kris Widlak, Communications Director, communications@eaglecounty.us

April 19, 2020 - Eagle County Public Health and Environment is confirming the seventh death of an Eagle County resident from COVID-19. A man in his 80s died on Saturday (4/18) at a facility in the Denver Metro area. 

For the protection of all community members, officials are reminding residents of the importance of staying home when you are sick. When out in public for the following activities, people must maintain a minimum six feet distance from others.

  • Obtaining food and other household necessities, including medicine
  • Going to and from work if you are a critical employee
  • Seeking medical care
  • Caring for dependents or pets
  • Caring for a vulnerable person in another location
  • Participating in outdoor recreation

Eagle County Public Health is sharing local data, including case counts, hospitalizations and more, though its Eagle County COVID-19 Monitoring dashboard. Additional information is available at www.ECEmergency.org and by following One Valley Voice on Facebook at www.facebook.com/OneValleyVoice.

Residents may also email CovidQuestions@eaglecounty.us or call 970-328-9750 with questions.