Cottle County COVID-19: 2 new cases, 20 total

Cottle County COVID-19: 2 new cases, 20 total
Update on the COVID-19 cases on the South Plains (Source: KCBD NewsChannel 11)

COTTLE COUNTY, Texas (KCBD) - Cottle County reported they have 20 total cases in the county and 17 of those have recovered as of September 10, 2 deaths have also been reported.

According to the Childress Regional Medical Center, the first patient was a telehealth appointment then drive thru clinic for testing, the patient never entered the clinic for services.

Judge Karl Holloway says that person has been in quarantine for a short period of time and the department of health will investigate any possible contacts this person may have had.

Now, Cottle County says there are three other cases that are related to the first. All patients have been quarantined for several weeks and there is low risk to the general public.

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