PA Department of Health Officials Say 16 Coronavirus Cases In Commonwealth

(Harrisburg, PA) -- Pennsylvania’s Department of Health says there are now 16 confirmed cases of coronavirus in the commonwealth.

Doctor Rachael Levine says 14 are presumed positive cases while two others have been confirmed by the C-D-C.

Officials say residents have a higher chance of testing positive for COVID-19 if they’ve traveled to a country or state known to have had a community outbreak or if they’ve come in contact with someone who has the virus.