Polk County resident with COVID-19 dies

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POLK COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU)-- The Polk County Health Department is reporting a county resident with COVID-19 has died.

Health officials say this individual was believed to have had a workplace exposure to the virus through Minnesota employment.

The individual was tested on April 16 and passed away on May 18.