Westgate Chapel closes; congregate tests positive for COVID-19
Last updated 3/13/2020 at 9:54am
Westgate Chapel in Edmonds has suspended all services and activities through March 22 after an older male congregant tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. He is currently hospitalized and under quarantine.
“As we all know, our beautiful Emerald City is the epicenter for the COVID-19 virus,” the church wrote on its website.
“The news media has faithfully provided us with daily updates on the spread of this contagion. Governor Inslee and our own Edmonds Mayor Nelson have encouraged us to suspend large gatherings of people for the purpose of achieving a social distancing.”
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