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Tucson Air Force civil servant tests positive for coronavirus

Posted at 2:48 PM, Mar 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-26 17:54:17-04

TUCSON, Ariz. - An Air Force Civil Servant at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base tested positive for coronavirus, known as COVID-19.

According to the base, the patient -- the first to test positive at the base -- was assigned tot he 309th Aerospace and Regeneration Group and is undergoing observation and treatment.

The positive test came on Thursday.

Davis-Monthan was upgraded to Health Protection level Charlie March 25.

Those on the base who have come into contact with anyone with COVID-19 or who has traveled recently to an affected area should call the base's help line at (520) 228-1904.