First COVID-19 Case Reported in Crittenden County

Crittenden County has reported its first coronavirus (COVID-19) case.

During a live announcement on social media through The Crittenden Press Wednesday night Crittenden County Judge/Executive Perry Newcom announced they received the county’s first positive test that afternoon.

Pennyrile District Health Department Director Jim Tolley thanked local governmental leaders, medical officials, emergency responders, and the community for their continued support of the health department.

For more information about coronavirus you can visit the state’s website here or call the statewide hotline at 1-800-722-5725.