WDIV news anchor Evrod Cassimy tests positive for COVID-19

Posted at 8:51 AM, Mar 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-25 08:54:25-04

(WXYZ) — WDIV Local 4's news anchor Evrod Cassimy has tested positive for COVID-19, the station reports.

According to an article on the station's website, Cassimy's last day of work was March 17.

He described having coronavirus as "excruciating pain."

“It was excruciating pain all over my body, crippling pain, that I couldn’t even roll over in bed," he said in the article.

WDIV notes that no other crew member has tested positive for the virus.

All of us here at Channel 7 wish Evrod a safe and speedy recovery.

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