Oneida Co: Possible public exposure in Rome

Coronavirus

Notice: This story was corrected with the right date and time of the possible exposure and the correct location. The story previously stated it was at the Walmart in New Hartford, but it is at the Walmart in Rome.


ROME, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Oneida County is alerting customers of the Walmart in Rome of a low-risk exposure to someone who tested positive for COVID-19.

The incident happened on May 10 between 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

If you were in the store at that time you should monitor yourself for symptoms until May 24.

The infected person was wearing a face mask.

In their Tuesday afternoon COVID-19 briefing, Oneida County reported 8 new positive cases in the county with the total number of active cases at 333. 27 are hospitalized and 311 have recovered.


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