FRANKLIN COUNTY – Health officials confirmed a Franklin County man has tested presumptive positive for the novel coronavirus. No details about the person have been released.
On Saturday, the county’s board of commissioners declared a state of local disaster. They are taking measures to minimize the risk of disease in the community.
This brings the number of COVID-19 cases in the state up to eight.
The local health department and KDHE are closely monitoring the case. They said anyone they believe to have close contact with the person has been quarantined.