Public exposure to COVID-19 at Red Apple store in City of Oneida

Coronavirus

ONEIDA, NY (WSYR-TV) — The Madison County Health Department is warning of public exposure to COVID-19 after someone tested positive for the virus at a local convenience store.

It happened at the Red Apple convenience store at 129 Main Street in Oneida on Sunday between 6 p.m and 7:30 p.m.

“After conducting an investigation to identify all close contacts, it was determined this individual visited the Red Apple on June 21, and was not wearing a face covering,” said Madison County Public Health Director Eric Faisst. “Anyone who visited the store during the identified time frame should monitor themselves for symptoms of COVID-19 until July 5, 2020.  Those symptoms include fever, cough, chills, muscle pain, sore throat, new loss of taste or smell, and/or difficulty breathing.  If symptoms develop, please stay home and contact your doctor for guidance on testing. In an emergency please call 911.”


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