Breaking News: The First Case of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Reported in Western Pennyslvania

It's being reported the first case of the Corona Virus (COVID-19) happened in Washington, PA.


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According to reports, Western Pennsylvania is reporting it’s first official case related to the spread of the Corona Virus (COVID-19).

President Trump issued a state of emergency for the United States earlier this afternoon and the Governor of Pennsylvania also declared an emergency for the state; closing all PA schools for the next 10 days.

Although the story is developing, here is what’s being reported:

The case was added to the growing list of Pennsylvania cases during a 5 p.m. update by the state Department of Health.

Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine said the presumptive positive case in Washington County is an adult.

Cumberland County in south-central Pennsylvania also had its first three cases confirmed by the state. 

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