UPDATE: This evening (4/1/2020), Health officials from the Fountain and Warren County Health Department have announced two additional COVID-19 cases.
One is in Fountain County, while the other is in Warren County.
Fountain County now has two confirmed cases of Coronavirus, while Warren County has three.
ATTICA - Fountain and Warren County Health Department has announced the first COVID-19 death in Fountain County.
According to a press release from the department, the individual was an man over the age of 60. He had been hospitalized for a short time as a COVID-19 patient.
No more information about the patient will be released out of respect to the family and their privacy.
As we previously reported on Tuesday (3/31/2020), two COVID-19 deaths were reported by the department in Warren County.
Health officials would like to remind the public to please follow sanitary guidelines, like washing your hands for at least 20 seconds with soap and water, avoid touching your face and cover your cough.