ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) — A Rockingham County retirement community has confirmed a second case of COVID-19 connected to their facility.
Earlier this month, Sunnyside Communities informed the public that an employee had tested positive for COVID-19.
At that time, Rockingham County had only 20 cases and Virginia had 3,645. Just over two weeks later, Rockingham County has 176 cases and Virginia has 11,594.
On Friday, April 24, Sunnyside said a second employee has tested positive for the coronavirus.
According to the facility, their administration was notified of the test results late Thursday afternoon and immediately shared the news with their medical director and COVID-19 Task Force members.
Residents and staff were informed Friday morning.
They say the employee is self-isolating at home to recover,