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Health Dept: More possible coronavirus exposure sites named

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Posted at 5:25 PM, Mar 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-12 18:30:00-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — The Douglas County Health Department named two additional locations where people may have come in contact with the coronavirus.

According to a release from the department, the locations are:

  • The Subway Sandwich shop inside the Walmart SuperCenter on 1800 North 16th Street in Council Bluffs on Sunday, March 8, from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m.
  • The PepperJax Grill at 1221 Howard Street in Omaha on Sunday, March 8 from 5:30-9 p.m.

While the department considers the locations low-risk, they are advising anyone who may have been at the locations during the above hours to monitor themselves for coronavirus symptoms for 14 days.

Symptoms include fever, a cough or trouble breathing.

If you have questions, you can call the Douglas County Health Department weekdays from 8:30am-4pm.

We're tracking all known-exposure locations here: https://www.3newsnow.com/news/national/coronavirus/nebraska-coronavirus-exposure-map

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