Springfield-Greene County Health Department Warns Of Potential COVID-19 Exposures

Jun 29, 2020

Springfield-Greene County Health Department Sign
Credit Michele Skalicky

The Springfield-Greene County Health Department is notifying the public of potential community exposures from four COVID-19 positive individuals.

Prior to being diagnosed, they visited these locations:

  • Monday, June 22: Pennington’s Supermarket in Ash Grove, from 6 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. (infectious, symptomatic, not masked)
  • Monday, June 22: Pappo’s Pizzeria at 221 E Walnut St, around 6:30 pm (infectious but not symptomatic, not masked)
  • Monday, June 23: Walmart Supercenter at 3315 S Campbell Ave, two cases visited from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. (infectious, symptomatic, not masked)
  • Tuesday, June 24: Panera Bread at 4100 S Campbell Ave, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. (infectious, symptomatic, not masked) 

Two additional people with COVID-19 visited these locations before they were diagnosed:

  • Thursday, June 18: Sam’s Club at 745 W El Camino Alto St. around 10:15 a.m. (infectious and symptomatic, not masked)
  • Saturday, June 20: The Roost Bar & Grill at 2025 W Sunshine St #104 at 3:50 p.m. for about an hour and a half (infectious and symptomatic, not masked)
  • Saturday, June 20: Sam’s Club at 3660 E Sunshine St. from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. (infectious and symptomatic, not masked)
  • Sunday, June 21: Sam’s Club at 3660 E Sunshine St. from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. (infectious but not symptomatic, not masked)
  • Tuesday, June 23: Walmart Supercenter at 1150 US-60 E in Republic from 7 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (infectious and symptomatic, not masked)
  • Tuesday, June 23: So Tan at 1037 E Township St Ste 105 in Republic around 6 p.m. (infectious and symptomatic, not masked)

Anyone who was at these locations on these dates is at low risk for contracting COVID-19, but should monitor for symptoms. There is no need to self-quarantine or isolate unless symptoms develop, according to the health department.

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