Positive coronavirus case reported from Floyd County elementary school


FLOYD COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Floyd County Public Schools announced Sunday that a person associated with Check Elementary School has been diagnosed with coronavirus.

However, as of Sunday, Sept. 27, the school district says the person has not been on school premises for the last nine days.

In addition, officials say the person did not contract coronavirus at the school, which did not have any high-risk exposures, according to the New River Health District’s investigation.

Check Elementary School is set to stay open at this time, Floyd County Public Schools says.

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