Sixth Benton County resident tests positive for coronavirus

The woman was likely exposed due to being a health care worker.

Posted: Mar 25, 2020 11:36 AM
Updated: Mar 25, 2020 12:10 PM

CORVALLIS, Ore. – A sixth Benton County resident has tested positive for novel coronavirus.

County officials said the woman is between the ages of 30 and 40 and is not hospitalized. As with the previously announced case, officials think the exposure was due to her being a health care worker.

Four cases are in the county, and two residents are in Washington state.

For more information, click here. Benton County also has a phone bank available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at 541-766-6120.

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