By CBSNewYork Team

MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork)Nassau County Executive Laura Curran says she was recently exposed to someone who tested positive for COVID-19.

Curran said Wednesday evening that she would be quarantining for 10 days based on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendations.

READ MORE: COVID Vaccine In New York: With Thousands Of Appointments Now Available, Some Local Leaders Voice Concerns About Vaccine Hesitancy

In a Facebook post, Curran wrote, “I’m feeling well and will be getting tested appropriately during my quarantine, which will begin immediately.”

READ MORE: 8 People Killed In Mass Shooting At FedEx Facility In Indianapolis

Nassau County reported 1,457 new COVID cases and eight additional deaths Wednesday.

MORE NEWS: New NYPD 'Digidog' Robot Raising Questions Among New Yorkers

MORE FROM CBS NEW YORK

CBSNewYork Team