Confirmed COVID-19 cases continue to grow at a Monroe County Nursing home

MONROE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – The number of positive cases at a nursing home in Monroe County continues to grow.

According to the Monroe County Health Department, there are now 45 confirmed cases at the Springfield Nursing Facility. 27 positive residents and 18 staff members have contracted the virus.

Currently, three people are hospitalized.

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