Possible person-to-person COVID-19 transmission in Merced County

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MERCED COUNTY, California (KSEE/KGPE) – A possible person-to-person transmission of COVID-19 is being tested in Merced County, according to the county’s Department of Public Health.

The announcement Thursday says an individual has shown symptoms of novel coronavirus after being exposed to another individual who tested positive.

According to officials, the Merced County Department of Public Health is issuing quarantine and isolation orders – as well as expanding the search for other potential cases of COVID-19.

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