POWHATAN, Va – The first case of COVID-19 in Powhatan County has been confirmed.
This afternoon, Powhatan County received notification from the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) regarding the first confirmed case of COVID-19.
The patient was not hospitalized and is currently self-isolating at home.
County Emergency Management Officials urge citizens to continue to practice social distancing and frequent hand washing.
There are currently 391 cases of COVID-19 in Virginia and 9 deaths.