Morwell aged care resident contracts COVID-19

Staff writers

A resident at Morwell aged care home has tested positive for coronavirus, the facility confirmed this morning.

Mitchell House Residential Aged Care Facility, located on Vary Street, is now in lockdown and all residents are in quarantine.

In a statement, the House said families had been notified and anyone who has been in close contact with the resident has been ordered into home quarantine.

All residents and staff at the facility will be tested for coronavirus.