First Coronvirus Related Death in Missouri
March 18, 2020 4:30PM CDT
Missouri governor Mike Parson announced this evening that Missouri has its first Coronavirus related death.
The patient was diagnosed with COVID-19 in Boone county. the family of the patient called 911 Wednesday and emergency responders took him to university hospital at MU health care in Columbia.
The six emergency responders wore the correct equipment and protective gear but are now in quarantine. the patient contracted the virus from travelling.