Second person tests negative for COVID-19 in Kittitas Co., two more possible cases being investigated
KITTITAS COUNTY, Wash. – Test results for a second suspected case of COVID-19 in Kittitas County have come back negative, according to Kittitas County Public Health.
The first suspected case, in a CWU student, also came back negative last month.
The county is still investigating two other possible cases.
Those results are expected within the coming days.
- Wash hands often with soap and water. If that is not available, use hand sanitizer.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth.
- Avoid contact with people who are sick.
- Stay home while you are sick.
- Cover your cough.
“We want our residents to be as healthy as possible and use the tools that are available, which means we are encouraging everyone who has not received a flu vaccine to go and get vaccinated, immediately,” states Health Officer Dr. Mark Larson. “This time of year, we see lots of influenza-like illness and part of keeping everyone healthy and fighting an outbreak includes vaccinations.”