Adair County COVID-19 Case Count Reaches 32

Adair County’s COVID-19 case count reaches thirty-two. Yesterday marked the 7th consecutive day where the county has added a new COVID-19 case. The newly infected person is a 25-year-old man. Adair County Health Department Administrator Jim LeBaron says twelve individuals have recovered from the infection and 20 are in isolation. Nineteen of the 20 cases in isolation are related to area meat processing plants. The Adair County Health Department has completed 152 contract tracing interviews to date and continues efforts to identify and contact anyone who might have been exposed to COVID-19 by those who have tested positive. For more information, contact the Adair County Health Department at 660.665.8491.