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Utah Attorney General tests positive for COVID-19

Nov 22, 2021, 7:44 AM | Updated: 11:12 am
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FILE -- Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes gives the keynote speech during a luncheon for Comcast NBCUniversal scholarship recipients at the Capitol in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Comcast NBCUniversal awarded $51,000 in scholarships to 34 Utah students as part of its annual Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program. Kristin Murphy, Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes has tested positive for COVID-19. 

“Despite being fully vaccinated, Attorney General Sean Reyes was surprised to learn he has tested positive for COVID last week,” Reyes’ office said on Monday.

“He had been fighting a cold and had tested negative days earlier. He is following all the necessary steps to quarantine from his family and to keep the public safe.

“His family has all tested negative.”

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