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Public Health testing two residents locally for coronavirus

Posted at 11:31 AM, Mar 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-02 20:38:32-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Kern County Public Health Services Department confirmed they are testing two residents locally for the coronavirus.

According to public health, these two residents are in isolation at this time and are considered low-risk. The department said they are currently monitoring 13 international travelers for and assessing their criteria for the virus.

To stay up-to-date on the coronavirus in Kern County, visit the public health department website.