County COVID-19 Cases At 176 – Transylvania County, NC
Last updated 8/18/2020 at 3:09pm
Transylvania Public Health is reporting seven additional cases of COVID-19 over the weekend, for a total of 176 cases and one death among county residents since the pandemic began.
Transylvania Public Health is also aware of employees at five county restaurants who have tested positive for COVID-19 and another restaurant that has opted to close due to a potential close contact, according to Tara Rybka, with Public Health.
"We do not automatically require that a business close due to COVID-19 cases among their employees," she said. "When a case is identified, anyone who was in close conta...