NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson gives COVID-19 update after testing positive

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Jimmie Johnson sits in his car before the NASCAR Daytona 500 auto race at Daytona International Speedway, Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

COLORADO (WJHL) – Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson is missing this week’s race after testing positive for COVID-19. He took to social media Saturday to offer an update on his condition.

Johnson said he and his wife are trying their best to ensure that their kids do not test positive for the novel coronavirus as well.

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