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1 year observed since first confirmed COVID-19 case in New York

The 39-year-old woman from Manhattan was a health care worker and believed to have got the infection while traveling in Iran.

News 12 Staff

Mar 1, 2021, 12:16 PM

Updated 1,230 days ago

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Today marks one year since the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in New York.
On March 1, 2020 Gov. Andrew Cuomo made the announcement.
The 39-year-old woman from Manhattan was a healthcare worker and believed to have got the infection while traveling in Iran.
The woman returned from Iran a week before her diagnosis and began to experience respiratory symptoms.


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