greenslime

LOWVILLE — Worshippers at a village church may have been exposed to COVID-19, Lewis County Public Health announced Wednesday.

Public Health officials said that during a COVID-19 contact tracing investigation, an event was identified where people may have been exposed to COVID-19. The event in question was a religious gathering at the Apostolic Christian Church, 9029 Route 812, Lowville, on Sunday, Oct. 11.

If you attended the event on the date listed, you should call 315-376-5108, Public Health advises.

Due to the anticipated volume of calls, an auto recording will direct you to leave a voicemail with your name and phone number. Public Health will then follow up with you as soon as possible.

“Please be patient and remain calm,” a release from Public Health states. “When preventative measures are being followed (wearing face coverings, washing hands, social distancing, etc.), the risk of exposure in a shared public space is minimal, but precautions should still be taken.”

For additional information on COVID-19, visit lewiscountypublichealth.com or call 315-376-5453. If you have COVID-19 related questions or are showing symptoms of COVID-19, Public Health asks that you call the Lewis County Health System COVID-19 Resource Line at 315-376-9678.

The county also announced Wednesday that two new COVID cases have been confirmed. The total of confirmed cases in the county now stands at 78.

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

Johnson Newspapers 7.1

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.