South Carolina Lt. Gov. Pamela Evette announced on Monday she tested positive for COVID-19.
Evette made the announcement on Twitter.
Evette said she didn’t feel well Thursday morning and began to self-quarantine. She was tested on Friday and received a positive result on Saturday.
A spokesperson from Gov. McMaster’s office said the governor and First Lady Peggy McMaster each tested negative for COVID-19.
The spokesperson confirmed that Evette and McMaster last appeared together at Darlington Raceway on Sept. 6.