Seven Baltimore Co Fire employees test positive for COVID-19

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Posted at 4:51 PM, Apr 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-19 16:51:10-04

BALTIMORE COUNTY, Md. — Baltimore County Fire officials said there are seven confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the department.

According to the Baltimore County fire, that's 7 out of over 1,000 employees.

So far, two are preparing to return to work, while the remaining have mild symptoms.

WMAR-2 News will update this story with more information as soon as it become available.