Second coronavirus case in Adams County confirmed by health officials

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ADAMS CO., Ohio (FOX19) - A second person in Adams County has tested positive for the coronavirus, according to the Adams County Health Department.

Health officials say a 43-year-old man, who is now at home recovering, did test for the virus.

The Adams County Health Department has received notification of a second confirmed case of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in...

Posted by Adams County Health Department on Saturday, April 4, 2020

Across the entire state of Ohio, 102 coronavirus-related deaths and 3,739 confirmed cases have been reported by health officials.

Governor Mike DeWine and Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton suggest Ohioans wear homemade masks — even if they are not 100 percent effective.

The governor is not requiring that everyone wear a mask, but recommends people make their own and wear them to help stop the spread of the virus.

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