HUNTINGTON, Ind. (WPTA21) - The first positive result for COVID-19 has been returned in Huntington County.
The Department of Health there made the announcement late Thursday afternoon. It was also shared via the county's Emergency Management social media pages.
It did not provide details.
The spread of the novel coronavirus to counties that had previously seen no cases was expected.
The Huntington County Health Department said it is working with state health officials " officials to ensure that contacts of the patient are identified and monitored and that all infection control protocols are being followed."