Kemmerer Village in Assumption is reporting a new COVID-19 case. According to a release from the Christian-Montgomery County Emergency Management Agency, the home for children has a staff member who has tested positive for the virus and contact tracing has begun to determine where the staff member may have been exposed. Kemmerer Village is located at 941 N 2500 East Road in Assumption.
Additional COVID testing will be completed as it is determined necessary at the facility. If you were recently at the facility, contact tracing will be done to determine if you have a risk of exposure. If so, you will be notified. If you are not contacted, you are not determined to be at risk per IDPH guidelines.
Chris-Mont EMA continues to encourage social distancing, wearing of masks to protect others when social distancing is not possible, frequent hand washing, and the cleaning of common touch areas regularly.