Taylor County reports 1 new confirmed case of COVID-19, bringing the total count to 160 - 4 Active, 148 Recovered, & 8 Deaths

(October 26, 2020 - GRAFTON, WV), Doctor David Bender, County Health Officer announced that the Grafton-Taylor County Health Department has confirmed Taylor County’s 160th new positive case of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) involving a Taylor County resident. Patient is an adult. Epidemiological investigation has determined transmission due to out of county exposure. Contact tracing is currently underway. This brings Taylor County to a total of 4 active Covid-19 cases.
We remind everyone that we are conducting FREE daily community testing at our mobile drive-thru site at the First Baptist Church of Grafton on US Rt 119, Monday thru Friday from noon to 2pm, with 100% FREE Flu Vaccinations (NO BILLING, ZERO COST) on Tuesday and Thursday at the testing site.
To prevent the spread of COVID-19, everyone is urged to follow best health practices as issued by the Governor’s Executive Orders and outlined by the WV Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR).