Needles

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The first case of coronavirus in Needles was recorded Friday.

According to a city press release, the resident is an employee of an essential business. Contact tracing is currently in progress, and the individual has been instructed to self-isolate for 10 days after symptoms began. Those who have been in contact with the patient are also being instructed to self-isolate for 14 days.

The patient is not showing symptoms of coronavirus, the city's press release said.

Needles has previously recorded two cases in visitors from Los Angeles as well.

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dimlantern101

OMG shut everything and everyone down. Stay 1000 feet apart. Buy all toilet paper immediately and mandatory hazmat suits must be worn when you rise out of bed.

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