The second case of COVID-19, the novel coronavirus, has been identified in Fremont County, according to state health officials.
The Wyoming Department of Health announced the discovery Friday night.
The patient is an older man with what the department called “currently unknown exposure risk.” The man is currently hospitalized.
As is standard, the positive test from the Wyoming Public Health Laboratory is considered a ‘presumptive positive.’ The test result will need to be confirmed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
This developing story will be updated.