Facts Vs. Rumors
Posted January 28, 2020
Rumor: A person in the Crescenta Valley community has been infected with the coronavirus.
Fact: This is a rumor. There are no confirmed cases of coronavirus in the Crescenta Valley community. According to the Los Angeles County office of Public Health, the risk from the novel coronavirus 2019 to spread in Los Angeles County residents is deemed to be low at this time. There is no immediate threat to the general public, no special precautions are required, and people should not be excluded from activities based on their race, country of origin, or recent travel if they do not have symptoms of respiratory illness. Los Angeles County residents, students, workers, and visitors should continue to engage in their regular activities and practice good public health hygiene as this is the height of flu season across the County.