(OREGON, Mo.) Cases of COVID-19 in Holt County tripled Monday after 18 new cases were identified at a long-term care facility.
The Holt County Health Department released the information Monday, saying the cases are connected to a long-term care facility and that no additional information would be provided at this time.
The 18 new cases bring the county total to 27 since the pandemic began.
According to a news release, health officials say they have contacted all those who were potentially exposed and if you have not been contacted, you are a not close contact.