Dare Reports 2 More Positive COVID-19 Cases Age 24 or Under
The Dare County Department of Health and Human Services has received two new positive COVID-19 test results today, bringing the total number now to 46, as of Saturday (6/20/20) afternoon.
These most recent cases are a female non-resident of Dare in the 18-24 age range and a male non-resident in the 17 and under age range. Both are currently recovering in isolation in their home counties.
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.
Cloth face masks or coverings are mandatory to be worn in any public spaces where social distancing can’t be maintained in Dare County starting on June 21.
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.