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Florida Department of Health announced new positive COVID-19 case in Broward County

BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. – The Florida Department of Health announced Sunday that there is a new positive case for COVID-19 in Broward County.

The Florida Department of Health said the person who tested positive is a 67-year old man who is currently isolated.

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The Florida Department of Health has advised residents to self-isolate for 14 days if they have traveled to China, Iran, Italy or South Korea in the past 14 days.

Those who become ill during self-isolation are asked to call their local health department.

Symptoms of the virus may appear in two to 14 days after exposure. Symptoms include fever, cough and shortness of breath.

For more information on COVID-19 in Florida, visit the state’s website here.