Minnesota confirms 4th case of COVID-19, in Olmsted County

ROCHESTER, Minn. (WKBT) – MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota health officials have confirmed the state’s fourth case of the coronavirus in a person in Olmsted County.

That county’s public health department planned a news conference later Wednesday and no additional details were immediately available. The state’s earlier cases involve residents of Anoka, Ramsey, and Carver counties. The state earlier this week set aside $21 million for a response to the virus.

Press conference at Olmsted County Government Center as Olmsted County Director of Public Health Graham Briggs addresses the media and discusses the first case of COVID-19 in Olmsted County.

Posted by Olmsted County on Wednesday, March 11, 2020