10th case confirmed in Aspen

Aspen Times staff report

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has confirmed that a 10th person who was part of a group of Australians staying in Aspen has tested presumptive positive for coronavirus.

The male is in his 70s, the department said.

A state map of all presumed positive cases in Colorado can be found at–Pz7UD50yQD/pub.

Pitkin County has the most presumed positive cases in the state. Neighboring Eagle County has seven cases.

All told, 13 individuals are in state-ordered isolation in Aspen at various locations Wednesday, including The Little Nell hotel.

More Like This, Tap A Topic

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.