Franklin County Resident Tests Postive for COVID-19

Mar 25, 2020

Franklin County Announces first resident to test positive for COVID-19
Credit Franklin-Williamson County Health Department


The first positive case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Franklin County.

The Franklin-Williamson Bi-County Health Department says the individual, a woman in her 50s, is recovering and is at home in isolation.

Health officials say they are investigating and speaking with those who may have been in contact with the woman before she was diagnosed. Officials believe the woman was exposed to COVID-19 through "community spread."