Edward Air Force Base confirms active duty member tests positive for COVID-19

Posted at 4:58 PM, Mar 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-21 20:04:52-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Edwards Air Force Base confirmed that an active duty member, assigned to the 412th Test Wing, tested positive for COVID-19.

The member "does not reside on Edwards Air Force Base and was quarantined at an off-base residence after showing signs during a vacation," according to an EAFB press release issued Saturday.

The duty member is now being treated at an off-installation medical facility not on the base.