Memphis-area coronavirus case prompts continued precautions

By  and , Daily Memphian Updated: March 08, 2020 6:31 PM CT | Published: March 08, 2020 6:30 PM CT

Fist bumps. Rigorous hand washing. Stocking up on sanitizing products. Precautions in Shelby County began long before coronavirus hit. However, schools remain open following the announcement Sunday of the first confirmed case in Shelby County.


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Abigail Warren

Abigail Warren

Abigail Warren is a lifelong resident of Shelby County and a graduate of the University of Memphis. She has worked for several local publications and covers the suburbs for The Daily Memphian.


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