Patrons at 2 SLC restaurants may have been exposed to coronavirus

Patrons at 2 SLC restaurants may have been exposed to coronavirus
COVID-19 (Source: WWNY)

POTSDAM, N.Y. (WWNY) - The St. Lawrence County Public Health Department is urging people who visited 2 restaurants in Potsdam and Gouverneur on a certain day to get tested for COVID-19.

Officials say patrons of Jake’s on the Water at 5726 State Route 56 may have been exposed to the coronavirus on Sunday, November 1 between 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

The also say people may have been exposed at the Route 11 Diner in Gouverneur on Saturday, October 31 between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Public health recommends people who were there at that times be tested for COVID-19 and monitor how they feel.

Officials urge them to monitor their temperature twice a day for 14 days.

They’re also urged to call their healthcare provider for further guidance if they develop the following symptoms: fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscles or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, and diarrhea.

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