West Muskingum Elementary student test positive for COVID-19


By Staff Report

Monday morning the Muskingum County Joint Unified Command is reporting a West Muskingum Elementary student has tested positive for the Coronavirus.

Due to HIPAA regulations, the identity of the student is not being released, however, those who were exposed to the individual are being contacted.

According to the Unified Command, the school is working closely with officials to handle the situation and limit any further exposure.

Those families of children who were exposed will be given further instructions on how to quarantine.

No more information was available Monday morning.