York County remaining prepared for coronavirus

Posted March 2, 2020 12:22 pm | Filed under Featured, Local News, News

York County Emergency Management Director Chuck Haynes will be addressing York County Council this evening on how the area is staying prepared for the Coronavirus.

This will come on the heels of South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster leading a meeting of the State Public Health Emergency Plan committee addressing their preparedness for the virus.

While no cases of Coronavirus have been confirmed statewide at this time SC D-HEC remains prepared on how to identify, address and spread information regarding the virus.

The death toll attributed to the coronavirus, dubbed COVID-19, continues to rise, with tens of thousands of people sickened and thousands of others killed by the virus, mostly in China.