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Infant, 1-year-old test positive for COVID-19 in Madison County

Posted at 7:48 AM, Apr 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-06 08:08:05-04

MADISON COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) — Two small children in Madison County have tested positive for coronavirus, according to the Florida Department of Health.

Health officials say one child is an infant girl and the other child is a 1-year-old boy.

Both children had contact with people who were previously diagnosed with the virus.

These two new reports bring the total number of COVID-19 cases in Madison County to 10, as of Sunday evening.

At this time, the Department of Health in Madison County is now conducting a contact investigation and working on notifying individuals who will need to self-monitor for symptoms for 14 days.