Health officials warn of possible COVID-19 exposure at Moose Lodge in Riga

Health officials warn of possible COVID-19 exposure at Moose Lodge in Riga Photo: News10NBC.

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Created: November 23, 2020 11:46 AM

RIGA, N.Y. (WHEC) — The Monroe County Department of Public Health is investigating potential exposures to COVID-19 at the Moose Lodge in Riga. 

Health officials are urging anyone who was at the Moose Lodge, located at 5709 Chili Riga Center Rd., on Saturday, Nov. 14 from 2:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. or Sunday, Nov. 15 from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m, to immediately self-quarantine and contact the Monroe County COVID-19 Hotline at COVID19@MonroeCounty.gov or (585) 753-5555.

Anyone who was at the establishment during that time should immediately self-quarantine and get tested for COVID-19 after a patron tested positive for the virus, health officials said. 

They should also be alert for symptoms of COVID-19, including fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, or diarrhea. 

These symptoms may occur up to 14 days after contact with the infected individual, health official warned. If any of these symptoms appear, you should contact your primary care provider.


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