Taylor County has thirty-eighth (38) and thirty-ninth (39) confirmed cases of COVID-19 – (17 Active – 22 Recovered)

GRAFTON, WV-- July 23, 2020, Doctor David Bender, County Health Officer today announced that the Grafton-Taylor County Health Department has confirmed Taylor County’s thirty-eighth and thirty-ninth positive cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) involving Taylor County residents.

One of these cases is part of the recently announced outbreak in a church setting, bringing that total to now 4 in that outbreak.

Of the patients, who are in their sixties (60’s), one is currently in isolation at their home, with the other currently hospitalized.

Epidemiological investigation to include contact tracing is currently underway, with community spread suspected.

This brings Taylor County to a total of seventeen (17) active Covid-19 cases.