COVID-19 positive person visited multiple Lloydminster businesses, health authority says
Published Thursday, July 9, 2020 10:38AM CST
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SASKATOON -- The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) is warning people of a COVID-19 transmission in the Lloydminster area.
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A person who tested positive for the disease visited Wal-Mart, Superstore, the Goodknight Inn and the Superlodge Motel between June 27 and July 5, the SHA says.
People who visited those locations and show COVID-19 symptoms are advised to immediately self-isolate to prevent any future spread of COVID-19.
Symptoms include but are not excluded to fever, cough, sore throat and difficulty breathing.
This article has been updated to reflect that pepole should self-isolate if they visited the businesses and show symptoms.