West Allis resident tests positive for coronavirus

Posted at 11:34 AM, Mar 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-16 12:57:53-04

WEST ALLIS — A person has tested positive for coronavirus in West Allis, according to the city's mayor.

Mayor Dan Devine tweeted that the West Allis Health Department received a notification from the Department of Health Services that a person tested positive for COVID-19.

Devine said the person had recently traveled internationally and began experiencing symptoms consistent with COVID-19 exposure. The person went to a Milwaukee hospital for evaluation.

The person is self-quarantining at this time.

As of Monday morning, there were 33 confirmed cases in Wisconsin.

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