Rep. Austin Scott tests positive for COVID-19

Rep. Austin Scott tests positive for COVID-19
Rep. Austin Scott has tested positive for COVID-19.

ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) - Rep. Austin Scott has tested positive for COVID-19, according to Jason Lawrence, the representative’s chief of staff.

“Rep. Scott has tested positive for COVID-19 and is following guidance from the house attending physician, as well as his personal physician,” Lawerence said. “Austin and Vivien are appreciative of the prayers and well wishes.”

Scott represents the Eighth Congressional District for the U.S. House of Representatives.

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