A Boone County resident has tested positive for COVID-19; The resident spent his Memorial Day weekend at Lake of the Ozarks. According to The Camden County Health Director Bee Dampier, the case arrived at the Lake on Saturday and started showing symptoms on Sunday. Dampier said it is likely COVID-19 was an incubating illness during that person’s visit. The timeline of the visitor’s travel is as follows:
On Saturday, May 23, the positive case visited Backwater Jacks between 1 and 5 p.m. Then, they went to Shady Gators and Lazy Gators Pool from 5:40 to 9 p.m.
From Shady Gators, the case went back to Backwater Jacks from 9:40 to 10 p.m.
On Sunday, May 24, the case had lunch at Buffalo Wild Wings in Lake Ozark from 1 to 2 p.m., went to Shady Gators from 2:30 until around 7 p.m., then got a cab from Shady Gators to a private home.
If you have been to these places over the holiday weekend, you’re asked to monitor for symptoms and limit exposure to the public. symptoms include fever, cough, shortness of breath, body aches, headache, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, loss of taste or smell. There have been no cases reported in Camden County residents this week.