Bunnell, FL - Flagler County has it's first reported positive COVID-19 case. Emergency Management Director Jonathan Lord says they were notified by the Florida Department of Health today.
Lord reminds Flagler County residents not to focus on the number of COVID-19 cases, and to focus instead on the one thing that will keep the community safe – follow the public health guidelines established by the Florida Department of Health and the CDC.
· Washing your hands often
· Avoiding close contact with people who are sick
· If you are sick and/or told to self-isolate
o Staying home
o Covering coughs and sneezes
o Wearing a face mask around others
o Cleaning and disinfecting frequently touched surfaces daily.
In Flagler County, there are a number of ways to get the latest information on the coronavirus. You can visit the Flagler County website or by following “Flagler County Government” or “Flagler County Emergency Services” on Facebook or Twitter. The county’s social media team will provide updates through these official accounts: