GRAHAM (KFDX/KJTL) — UPDATE: A Young County health official is clarifying positive COVID-19 numbers after officials confirmed positive antibody test Monday.
In a Facebook post from health authority Dr. Pat Martin, a person tested positive with COVID-19 antibodies Monday. The results for the nasal swab test has not been returned, so Martin stated it will not be considered a new case for the county unless the swab indicates a positive.
Original story: A confirmed case of COVID-19 has been reported in Young County, according to Young County’s Local Health Authority Dr. Pat Martin.
This is the second confirmed case of COVID-19 in two days in Young County, after Martin confirmed Sunday evening a fifth resident of Graham tested positive for COVID-19.
According to Martin, aggressive contact tracing is being undertaken in this case.
See the full Facebook post below: