A second confirmed case of COVID-19 has been found in Upshur County, and the patient resides within the city of Gilmer.

Upshur County Judge Todd Tefteller said today the case was confirmed Sunday. 

"This case is in the Gilmer city limits and I can only hope that everybody takes the spread of this God-forsaken disease seriously," he said.

This is a developing story. Please check back to news-journal.com for updates, and see Tuesday's editions of the News-Journal for the full story.

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