Greenwich first selectman confirms 3 new COVID-19 cases in town; total 6

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Greenwich First Selectman Fred Camillo confirmed three new COVID-19 cases in town Tuesday, bringing the town's total to six.

Camillo made the announcement Tuesday during a press conference at Greenwich Public Safety Complex.

He says Greenwich had at least three cases on Monday, and that officials confirmed through testing that three more people had been infected.

Camillo says out of the six people infected with the virus that at least one has been hospitalized.

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The other patients are home and isolated themselves as soon as they felt the symptoms. None of the people who are infected were in contact with each other and none of them traveled internationally, officials say.

According to Connecticut officials, there are 41 patients who tested positive Monday, but that number is expected to go up.

Although the town of Greenwich is in a state of emergency, Camillo says he is encouraging residents to get outside and enjoy the fresh air as long as they keep a safe distance from others.

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