Franklin County announces local state of disaster after first coronavirus case

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FRANKLIN COUNTY, Kan. (KSNT) – The Franklin County Board of Commissioners announced on Saturday that they’re in a state of local disaster for the county.

County health officials said there is a man who has tested positive for coronavirus in their area. They said they have quarantined anyone they believe has been in contact with that man.

The Franklin County Health Officer said that inside events with over 100 people should be canceled. They are urging everyone to take extra health precautions.

For updates from Franklin County you can go here.

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