Two cases of COVID-19 identified within three days
February 4, 2021
Two active cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in town this week, according to the Emergency Operations Center.
The first case was identified on Monday after an incoming traveler had a tested sample collected at the Petersburg Airport, which later came back positive for the virus, according to a joint press release between the Petersburg Borough and Petersburg Medical Center. The individual had been in quarantine since arriving in Petersburg, and the EOC had determined the case presented a low risk of transmission to the community.
Two days later on Wednesday, the EOC announced a close c...