DELAWARE COUNTY - The Delaware County Health Department (DCHD) released that the first confirmed case of Coronavirus (COVID-19)has been reported in the county.

The DCHD released a statement on Facebook:

"We wanted to take a second to let our community know that Delaware County has had it's 1st confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis today. It is important to note that the Oklahoma State Department of Health updates their numbers at 11 a.m. each day. This case will be reported in the confirmed positive numbers today, 3/25/2020. This case is currently under investigation.

"We understand the stress level this can cause and encourage everyone to be as educated as possible about COVID-19. For the most up to date information, please head to coronavirus.health.ok.gov"