Camp Humphreys contractor tests positive for coronavirus in 14th case for US Forces Korea

Banners promoting coronavirus cooperation between the U.S. and South Korea are displayed outside Camp Humphreys on Monday, Mar. 16, 2020. MATTHEW KEELER/STARS AND STRIPES
Banners promoting coronavirus cooperation between the U.S. and South Korea are displayed outside Camp Humphreys on Monday, Mar. 16, 2020. MATTHEW KEELER/STARS AND STRIPES

Camp Humphreys contractor tests positive for coronavirus in 14th case for US Forces Korea

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SEOUL, South Korea — Another American contractor working at Camp Humphreys tested positive for coronavirus on Tuesday, raising the number of cases affiliated with U.S. Forces Korea to 14, the command said.

The contractor, who last visited Camp Humphreys on Friday, is in isolation at his off-base residence as directed by the Korea Centers for Disease Control, according to a press release.

U.S. military and KCDC authorities are conducting contact tracing to determine whether anyone else may have been exposed.

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