San Luis Mayor Tests Positive For COVID-19
San Luis Mayor Gerardo Sanchez announced Saturday that he has tested positive for COVID-19.
In a post on his mayoral Facebook page, Mayor Sanchez wrote "As your mayor, it is my duty to keep you informed. I have just found out that I have tested positive for COVID-19. I have mild symptoms, I am currently under medical treatment, and have self-quarantined."
Sanchez continued "As a healthcare professional, but foremost as Mayor for the City of San Luis, ever since this pandemic started, I have strived, along with my team to have measures to prevent this virus.
I will be working diligently from home, and continue in treatment. I urge all of you to follow social distancing, avoid gatherings, abide by the face mask mandate, and follow CDC guidelines.
Thank you all for your prayers and good wishes. "
COVID-19 numbers have gone up in recent weeks in Yuma County.