More positive COVID-19 cases linked to services at Brighton church

Posted at 12:53 PM, Oct 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-30 12:53:54-04

BRIGHTON, Mich. (WXYZ) — More individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 after attending services at Brighton Church of Christ, the Livingston County Health Department said.

COVID-19 outbreak traced to Brighton church, all attendees urged to get tested

Initially, officials said 14 unrelated people tested positive for the virus. They reported attending services on October 4, October 7, and October 11.

Now, six more individuals have tested positive; the health department said they attended services on Oct. 18 and during bible study on Oct. 20 and 21.

Individuals who participated in church related events or social activities are also at risk.

The health department has recommended testing for all individuals who attend the church, whether they have symptoms or not.

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