Topeka, Kan. – The Shawnee County Health Department has seen an increase in COVID-19 cases from contact tracing investigations related to the Wild Horse Saloon located at 3249 SW Topeka Blvd. Topeka, KS 66611. Anyone who attended the Wild Horse Saloon on June 19 and June 20, 2020, is at risk of exposure and should self-monitor for symptoms. Individuals are recommended to contact their primary care provider IF they develop any of the following symptoms:
Per the Shawnee County Re-Opening Guidelines, Bars and Night Clubs shall follow the specific guidance below.
Re-Opening Shawnee County for Business: Safety Requirements
As a reminder, human coronaviruses like the one that causes COVID-19 are most commonly spread through coughing and sneezing, personal contact like shaking hands, and touching a surface with the virus and then touching your eyes, nose or mouth. There are simple steps everyone can take to help prevent spreading them: