Dare Reports 2 New Positive COVID-19 Cases on June 26th
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 77, as of Friday (6/26/20) afternoon.
The most recent cases include a male resident of Dare in the 25-49 age range recovering in home isolation and a female non-resident in the 25-49 age 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.
Cloth face masks or coverings are mandatory to be worn in any public spaces where social distancing can’t be maintained in Dare County and throughout North Carolina. Read more here.
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.