A resident from Boone County, MO has died of coronavirus, according to Gov. Mike Parson.
This is the first coronavirus death in Missouri.
“The patient had been isolated at home, but the family called for help Wednesday when his or her condition worsened,”said Columbia Mayor Brian Treece.
Also, the emergency responders who brought the patient to the hospital are now in quarantine.
Mayor Treece said the patient’s case is allegedly related to recent travel.