Governor Holcomb tests negative for COVID-19


INDIANAPOLIS (WTWO/WAWV) — Governor Eric Holcomb has tested negative for COVID-19.

Wednesday it was announced that State Health Commission Dr. Box tested positive. Holcomb’s office says he was tested out of an abundance of caution as well as several members of his staff and the state health department’s staff.

They received a rapid test and a nasal test, all had negative results. Officials ensure that they used social distancing when around Dr. Box.

Dr. Box will now quarantine.

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