Ninth case of COVID-19 detected in Goshen County

The ninth case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Goshen County, according to a press release from Goshen County Public Health officials.

The case was confirmed through laboratory testing this morning. The patient is a young female resident of Torrington. The Wyoming Department of Health is actively responding and investigating the case and will notify all high-risk contacts.


Protect Yourself and Others

The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. You can take steps to slow the spread.

  •   Maintain good social distance (about 6 feet). This is very important in preventing the spread of COVID-19.
  •   Wash your hands often with soap and water. If soap and water are not available, use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.
  •   Routinely clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces.
  •   Cover your mouth and nose with a cloth face covering when around others.
If you have signs or symptoms, stay home and contact your local health provider.