New details emerge about coronavirus patient who came to Cleveland

New details emerge about coronavirus patient who came to Cleveland
New details emerge about coronavirus patient who came to Cleveland (Source: WOIO)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - 19 News has learned the coronavirus patient who recently came to Cleveland works at a Chicago based company name PIRHL, who has a building in downtown Cleveland in the Warehouse District.

The Ohio Department of Health has confirmed the man was here on January 14 to visit the office in Cleveland.

The man company, PIRHL has put out a statement:

On Thursday, January 30th, PIRHL, LLC was informed that an employee based in Chicago may have contracted 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCov). At this time, we are working with the Chicago Department of Public Health, Cook County Department of Public Health, the Illinois Department of Health and Cleveland Department of Public Health to take necessary precautions and provide information requested by them and the CDC. This employee is based in Chicago and visited the Cleveland office on January 14th. According to the Ohio Department of Health, this individual was not symptomatic and is not considered a risk to anyone he came in contact with during his time in Cleveland.
STATEMENT BY PIRHL, LLC

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