ST. FRANCOIS COUNTY, Mo. – The St. Francois County Health Center is investigating a second confirmed case of COVID-19.
The health center learned of the positive case Monday evening.
The patient, a woman in her 20s, is a healthcare professional and works outside the county.
The local health department is working to determine how she contracted COVID-19 but it’s believed this might be related to her line of work.
The woman is quarantining at her home. Authorities are working to identify and notify close contacts.