FORT LEAVENWORTH, KS (KCTV) – On Friday, officials said that a United States Soldier assigned to Fort Leavenworth has tested positive for COVID-19.

The soldier was under CDC recommended isolation in their hometown after traveling overseas. During that time, the individual started to develop symptoms.

After seeking treatment at a hospital, they were tested and the results came back positive for COVID-19.

The soldier remains in isolation.

The leadership at Fort Leavenworth is monitoring the situation and working with the authorities to coordinate "prevention and response efforts in the local area." is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, StormTrack5 weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from KCTV5 News. 

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