Friday, according to Springfield Greene County Health Department, there was a resident from Greene County who tested positive for COVID-19.
This patient reported eating at El Patron in Seymour on Tuesday, May 5, around 11:15am.
As stated in Springfield-Greene County's notice, there is a low risk to exposure but if you experience any symptoms of fever of 100.4 or greater, sore throat, headache, cough, muscle pain, chills, loss of taste or smell, shortness of breath you should talk with your primary care provider and he/she will determine if you should be tested.
Should you have any questions, you can read more about this case on the Springfield-Greene County Health Dept's Facebook page or call the State COVID-19 Hotline at 877-435-8411.
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