Dare County Reports a New Positive COVID-19 Case on June 17th
The Dare County Department of Health and Human Services has received another new positive COVID-19 test result, bringing the total number of positive COVID-19 tests in Dare County now to 43, as of Wednesday (6/17/20) afternoon.
The most recent case is a female non-resident of Dare County in the 25-49 age range, and is currently recovering in isolation in her home county.
A third local community testing clinic event, to include diagnostic and antibody testing has been announced for Tuesday, June 30 at the Dare County Parks and Recreation facility in Kill Devil Hills.
Local and state health officials continue to strongly encourage everyone to follow the 3 Ws – wear a cloth face covering if you will be with other people, wait at least six feet apart and avoid close contact with other people, and wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds or use hand sanitizer.