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Reported Sanders County COVID-19 case false positive

Reported Sanders County COVID-19 case false positive
Posted at 7:49 AM, Jul 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-08 09:50:13-04

The Clark Fork Valley Hospital president reports the first COVID-19 case in Sanders County reported Monday was a false positive.

In a Facebook post, Dr. Gregory Hanson said they had a positive case but was awaiting confirmation testing from the Montana state lab in Helena.

The hospital received notice Tuesday from the state health department that it was a "false positive", meaning it's not a confirmed case.

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