Fourth LaSalle County corona virus case detected

Fourth LaSalle County corona virus case detected

A fourth person from LaSalle County is confirmed to have the COVID-19 corona virus, according to a LaSalle County Health Department announcement Friday night. The health department says a man in his 80s is in isolation in a hospital. The three county residents who tested positive previously were recovering in their homes.

The health department says it’s best to assume the virus is in your community. Everyone is advised to keep a six-foot distance from others and to wash their hands thoroughly many times per day.