KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The number of COVID-19 patients in Kansas City, Missouri, grew to 12 Friday afternoon.
The Kansas City, Missouri, Health Department tweeted they had received five new COVID-19 cases Friday.
As of 3/20/20— KCMO Health Dept (@KCMOHealthDept) March 20, 2020
Confirmed #COVID19 cases in #KansasCity @KCMO residents:
12 people-(6 males, 6 females)
Age range: 20s to 60s
All recovering at home.
Contact investigation underway.
Of the 12 total cases, the city said patients range in age from their 20s to their 60s, and are evenly split between men and women.
The city said all 12 patients are recovering at home.