Sual Mayor Dong Calugay said the town has recorded its first coronavirus disease (COVID19) case.
The Pangasinan politiko said the patient is a 28-year old man from Barangay Cabalitian who is a helper of a truck transporting fish from Malabon to the province.
The patient is Pangasinan’s 42nd case.
Calugay has placed Barangay Cabalitian under lockdown.
He has also ordered the contact tracing of the patients’ close contacts in Sual.