Gov. Kemp, first lady quarantine after COVID-19 exposure

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ATLANTA (WSAV) – Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp and First Lady Marty Kemp are in quarantine after recent exposure to an individual who tested positive for COVID-19.

The governor’s office released a statement Friday saying he and the first lady both took COVID-19 PCR tests after the exposure, which both yielded negative results.

Kemp’s office said the direct exposure occurred within the last 48 hours. Further details on the exposure were not immediately provided.

The governor is not experiencing any symptoms at this time, officials stated.

Kemp has been in contact with Georgia Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Kathleen Toomey and will continue to follow her guidance.

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