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Third confirmed coronavirus case in Brown County

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Posted at 12:28 PM, Mar 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-23 13:28:47-04

BROWN COUNTY (NBC 26) — There has been a third confirmed case of coronavirus in Brown County.

The county's Public Health department made the announcement Monday.

The said in a press release that the individual was exposed while traveling and is currently isolated. Public Health officials have been in contact with the patient and have reached out to any individual who was directly exposed. Anyone who was exposed will be advised to isolate or quarantine as appropriate.

The release said local health departments are actively monitoring the progression of this outbreak in Brown County and if someone has been exposed, Public Health will directly contact that individual.