McKinney man considered fourth coronavirus case in Collin County

Collin County Health officials say a McKinney man has "tested presumptive positive" for coronavirus on March 12. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Collin County Health officials say a McKinney man has "tested presumptive positive" for coronavirus on March 12. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Collin County Health officials say a McKinney man has "tested presumptive positive" for coronavirus on March 12. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

A 35-year old McKinney man has "tested presumptive positive" for coronanvirus, according to county health officials.

This case is unrelated to the other three cases identified in Frisco earlier this week. This man's case will be considered a presumptive positive until the Centers for Disease and Control and Prevention confirms a local lab's findings, the county' website site stated.


The man has no underlying medical condition and is currently self-quarantined in his own home, according to the county.

In addition, Collin County officials have suspended mass gatherings at county facilities due to coronavirus concerns. As a result, the Collin County Master Gardeners' Garden Show scheduled for March 14-15 has been canceled. The event may be rescheduled.

Find more updates on coronavirus in Collin County here.
By Emily Davis
Emily graduated from Sam Houston State University with a degree in multi-platform journalism and a minor in criminal justice in Spring 2018. During her studies, Emily worked as an editor and reporter at The Houstonian, SHSU's local newspaper. Upon graduation, she began an editorial internship at Community Impact Newspaper in DFW, where she was then hired as Community Impact's first McKinney reporter in August 2018.


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