Jasper County HD Reports First COVID-19 Death

Joplin Area Coronavirus

JASPER COUNTY, Mo. — The Jasper County Health Department is reporting the first death of a Jasper County resident due to COVID-19.

The resident was a male in his 70’s and tested positive for COVID-19 on June 10.

The Jasper County Health Department urges the community to take preventive actions in order to prevent further spread of respiratory viruses.

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