St. Lawrence University employee tests positive for COVID-19

St. Lawrence University employee tests positive for COVID-19
St. Lawrence University Campus (Source: wwny)

CANTON, N.Y. (WWNY) - A St. Lawrence University employee has COVID-19. That’s according to SLU President Bill Fox.

In a message posted to SLU's website, Fox wrote that the St. Lawrence County Public Health Department notified the university Thursday about the confirmed case.

St. Lawrence County announced Thursday that it now has 4 confirmed COVID-19 cases.

According to SLU, the employee, who is quarantined, did not live on campus and has been off campus since March 16.

County health officials will notify students, faculty, and staff who may have been exposed. Fox said those notified should contact their primary care physician for guidance.

Affected physical spaces will receive deep cleaning consistent with public health guidelines, he said.

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